Nuclear Law Bulletin No. 98

Complete issue


Strengthening the international legal framework for nuclear security: Better sooner rather than later by Anthony C. Wetherall

Brexit, Euratom and nuclear proliferation by Anna Södersten

McMunn, et al. v. Babcock and Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc., et al.: The long road to dismissal by Marjorie Berger

Case law


Conseil d'État decision, 22 February 2016, EDF v. Republic and Canton of Geneva relative to the Bugey nuclear power plant (No. 373516)

United States

Brodsky v. US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 650 Fed.Appx. 804 (2nd Cir. 2016)

National legislative and regulatory activities


Organisation and structure


Radioactive waste management

Liability and compensation

Nuclear facilities


Nuclear trade (including non-proliferation)

Radioactive waste management


Nuclear safety and radiological protection (including nuclear emergency planning)

Nuclear security

Radioactive waste management

Licensing and regulatory infrastructure


Radioactive waste management


Organisation and structure

Slovak Republic

International co-operation

Nuclear security

Liability and compensation


Nuclear safety and radiological protection (including nuclear emergency planning)

United States

General legislation, regulations and instruments

Intergovernmental organisation activities

European Atomic Energy Community

Non-legally binding instruments

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management

60th Regular Session of the IAEA General Conference

IAEA Treaty Event

Legislative Assistance Activities

OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)

New member of the Generation IV International Forum

New signatories to the extension of the GIF Framework Agreement

International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation (IFNEC) "Latin American Nuclear Energy Stakeholders Conference", 25-26 October 2016, Buenos Aires, Argentina

10th national workshop of the NEA Forum on Stakeholder Confidence (FSC)

Symposium on the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident and Law and Policy, 24-25 September 2016, Tokyo, Japan

Nuclear Law Committee meeting

NEA publications of interest

Regulatory and Institutional Framework for Nuclear Activities

16th session of the International School of Nuclear Law (ISNL)

2017 session of the International Nuclear Law Essentials (INLE)

Table on Nuclear Operator Liability Amounts and Financial Security Limits

News briefs

22nd Nuclear Inter Jura Congress in New Delhi, 2016

NLA course on "Nuclear Energy and Law"

India national moot court on nuclear liability law

Recent publications

News from the Front Lines of Nuclear Law: Proceedings of the AIDN/INLA Regional Conference 2015 in Nuremberg (2016), edited by Christian Raetzke, Ulrike Feldmann and Akos Frank

Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law: Vol. I, with Foreword by Mohamed ElBaradei (2014); Vol. II, Verification and Compliance (2015); Vol. III, Legal Aspects of the Use of Nuclear Energy for Peaceful Purposes (2016), edited by Jonathan L. Black-Branch and Dieter Fleck

List of correspondents to the Nuclear Law Bulletin

Last reviewed: 4 March 2017