Judgment No. 807
1. THE DECISION OF 30 SEPTEMBER 1985 DISMISSING THE COMPLAINANT AND THAT OF 27 MAY 1986 CONFIRMING THE DISMISSAL ARE QUASHED.
2. THE GATT SHALL PAY HIM 6,000 SWISS FRANCS IN COSTS.
3. THE CASE IS SENT BACK TO THE GATT FOR A NEW DECISION.
Considerations 16 and 17
"the sole and obvious purpose [of the impugned decisions] was to get rid of someone whose work was, in the administration's view, no longer satisfactory and whose presence was disrupting the section. the dismissal is therefore tainted with abuse of authority and the decisions challenged must be set aside."
complaint allowed; grounds; decision quashed; case sent back to organisation; abolition of post; termination; unsatisfactory service; conduct; working relations; misuse of authority