Judgment of the Court of First Instance (Fourth Chamber) of 17 December 1997. # Dominique-François Bareth v Comité des régions de l'Union européenne. # Officials - Internal competition - Refusal to appoint a successful candidate - Misuse of power - Principle of equal treatment - Obligation to state reasons. # Case T-110/96. TITJUR Bareth v Comittee of the Regions