Judgment No. 4403
The complaint is dismissed.
The complainant challenges the decision to reject his claim for additional compensation for the injuries suffered in connection with the performance of his contract and to deny him access to the internal appeal process.
competence of tribunal; ratione personae; non official; complaint dismissed
The fact that consultants are defined […] as staff members for purposes of the Compensation Plan insurance only does not sustain a conclusion that a consultant covered by this insurance policy is an official for the purposes of Article II, paragraph 5, of the Statute of the Tribunal. Consultants like the complainant were not.
competence of tribunal; insurance; ratione personae; non official