MR Law Review, a student-run initiative, is inviting submissions on human rights by way of a call for papers. The submission deadline is May 1st.
About the Journal
MR Law Review is a student-run, peer-reviewed initiative which intends to promote critical thinking, research, and writing in a wide array of legal fields, and develop a latitudinarian community of researchers and thinkers who are publishing cutting-edge, high-quality legal reviews devoted to the substantive areas of the law.
The theme for the first issue is, “Human Rights.” The topics falling under this category are open to the authors.
Professionals, academicians, research scholars, and students are invited to contribute to the publication.
The submissions can be in the form of research articles, essays, opinions, case commentaries, and book reviews, etc.
Research Articles: 4000-5000 words
Essays and Opinions: 1500-2500
Case commentaries: 1000-1500 words
Book Reviews: 700-1000 word
Please note: The word limit is illustrative in nature. However, adherence to the word limit shall be highly appreciated.
There should be an abstract for the submission. The same should not be more than 100 words (inclusive of the word limit).
References should be hyperlinked wherever necessary. In case the cited material does not have an online source or online copy, the citations must adhere to ILI guidelines.
All submissions must be in Times New Roman, font size 12, Spacing 1.5; justified.
Footnotes cited in the manuscript should be typed in font Times New Roman with font size 10, line spacing 1′; justified.
Co-authorship is allowed.
All entries should be submitted in .doc or .docx format ONLY.
The selected entries will be published on the MR Law Review.
The entries must be original, unpublished, and an outcome of the author’s own efforts. MR Law Review wishes to provide a platform for the original ideas and content of the authors. Thus any plagiarized content shall be straight away rejected. (Similarity up to 20% is acceptable)
The authors by submitting their entries would be deemed to have divested the copyright to “MR Law Review.” However, all moral rights shall remain with the author(s).
How to Submit?
All the manuscripts must be submitted through the google form. The link is given at the end of this post.
The Author(s) must fill in their details very carefully. These details shall be used to prepare the certificates.
The Author(s) must attach their manuscripts in .docx or .docs format. PDF format shall not be considered.
Any queries can be addressed to the editorial board: mrlawreview[at]gmail.com
There is no publication fee at any stage of submission.
After they receive your manuscript, an auto-generated acknowledgment shall be sent to your mail.
While the focus on the quality of writing, it usually takes the review board 2-4 weeks in communicating the acceptance.
If you receive no mail from us after 4 weeks, please take it as a rejection.
You shall be free to submit your writing elsewhere after that.
Copy of publication shall be shared with the author(s) within one week of publication.
Keep following our ‘Call for Papers‘ section for more such research and writing opportunities.
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