Judgment No. 3553
The complaints are dismissed.
As the complaints are time-barred and therefore clearly irreceivable, they are summarily dismissed.
joinder; time bar; summary procedure
"Article VII, paragraph 2, of the Tribunal’s Statute provides that “[t]o be receivable, a complaint must [...] have been filed within ninety days after the complainant was notified of the decision impugned”. It is not within the competence of the Tribunal to extend this period of time set forth by the Statute. The ninety-day period begins to run on the day following the date of notification of the impugned decision. Where the ninetieth day falls on a public holiday, the period is extended until the next business day (see Judgment 2250, under 8)."
ILOAT Judgment(s): 2250