A dangerous recourse? A critical relook at Section 17 of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010

@article{Sengupta2012ADR,
  title={A dangerous recourse? A critical relook at Section 17 of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010},
  author={Arghya Sengupta and S. Ambast},
  journal={International Journal of Nuclear Law},
  year={2012},
  volume={3},
  pages={292}
}
The newly created regime for civil liability for nuclear damage in India has been a fertile source of controversy. Section 17 of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010 and Rule 24 of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Rules, 2011 are of particular interest, as they provide for the right of recourse, i.e. the extent to which suppliers of nuclear material can be held liable for damages caused due to a nuclear accident in India. This paper analyses the complex legal architecture… Expand