Official Journal of the European Union

C 128/32

Judgment of the Court of First Instance (First Chamber) of 16 April 2008 — Michail v Commission

(Case T-486/04) (1)

(Staff Case - Officials - Acton for annulment - Duty to provide assistance - Mental harassment)

(2008/C 128/68)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Christos Michail (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: C. Meïdanis, lawyer)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented by: G. Berscheid and H Tserepa-Lacombe, agents, assisted initially by V. Kasparian, lawyer, then by I. Antypas, lawyer))


Action for annulment of the implied decision of 20 March 2004 by the Commission rejecting an application for assistance made by the applicant under Article 24 of the Staff Regulations.

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


dismisses the action;


orders Mr Christos Michail to bear one half of his costs;


orders the Commission to bear its own costs and to pay one half of the costs of Mr Michail.

(1)  OJ C 57, 5.3.2008.