Judgment No. 1653
The complaint is dismissed.
A dissenting opinion by Judge Jean-François Egli is attached to the judgment.
In accordance with Article VII(1) of the Tribunal's Statute, "where the Staff Regulations lay down a procedure for internal appeal it must be duly followed: there must be compliance not only with the set time limits but also with any rules of procedure in the Regulations or implementing rules."
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