Official Journal of the European Union

C 148/6

Judgment of the Court (First Chamber) of 7 March 2019 — European Commission v Alain Laurent Brouillard

(Case C-728/17 P) (1)

(Appeal - Civil service - Recruitment - Competitions - Conditions for admission - Diplomas and level of education required - Open competition EPSO/AD/306/15 - Pre-selection of candidates on the basis of their applications - Level of education corresponding to full legal education completed in a Belgian, French, or Luxembourg higher-education institution - ‘Master 2’ diploma (master’s degree) in law, economics and management, private law, lawyer-linguist specialism - Issued following ‘accreditation of skills gained through experience’ - Rejection of the application)

(2019/C 148/06)

Language of the case: French


Appellant: European Commission (represented by: P. Mihaylova and G. Gattinara, acting as Agents)

Other party to the proceedings: Alain Laurent Brouillard (represented by: H. Brouillard, lawyer)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the action;


Orders the European Commission to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 112, 26.3.2018.