Right of Recourse: Interpretation under Civil Liability for Damage Liability Rules, 2011

Mohit Abraham* The much awaited The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Rules, 2011 (The “Rules”) are now in place to implement the provisions of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010 (The “Act”). Interestingly, the Act and the Rule has come into force (notified) on the same day i.e., 11 November 2011. Undoubtedly, there … Continue reading Right of Recourse: Interpretation under Civil Liability for Damage Liability Rules, 2011

Challenge to the Constitutional Validity of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act

Mohit Abraham* In the first case of its kind, a Public Interest Litigation (“PIL”) has been filed under Article 32 of the Constitution by prominent NGO’s (Common Cause and the Centre for Public Interest Litigation) and individuals (former bureaucrats, a former Chief Election Commissioner and university professors), wherein a challenge has been made to the … Continue reading Challenge to the Constitutional Validity of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act