The Network for International Law Students (NILS) is an international, independent, non-political, non-profit organisation, run by and for law students.
It seeks to promote legal awareness among all the people and encourage communication and cooperation among law students and lawyers internationally; contribute to legal education; promote social responsibility in the field of law; increase opportunities for students to learn about other cultures and legal systems worldwide; and publicize educational and career opportunities in law.
NILS Law Review
It is a peer-reviewed, double-blind Law Review, and professionals from the field of academics, legal practitioners, researchers, students and others interested in the field may send original, unpublished papers.
a) 5,000 words (exclusive of footnotes) in case of Articles
b) 2,500 words (exclusive of footnotes) in case of Case Notes
c) 1,500 words (exclusive of footnotes) in case of Book Reviews
II. The main text of the paper should be in font size 12, Times New Roman, 1.5 line spacing and footnotes in font size 10, Times New Roman, 1.0 line spacing. Legal maxims should be in italics.
III. All manuscripts submitted shall accompany
a) A cover letter with the Name(s) of the Author(s), Institution/Affiliation, the Title of the manuscript and contact information viz. Email ID and Mobile number;
b) An undertaking as to the work submitted is genuine and the author is the original owner of the work, and the same is not published anywhere before.
c) An abstract of not more than 300 words describing the submission.
IV. Electronic submissions shall be made in Word Format (.doc)/(.docx) only;
V. Text and citations should ideally conform to the rules in THE BLUEBOOK: A UNIFORM SYSTEM OF CITATION (19th edition). The Review employs footnotes as the method of citation.
15th December, 2016
For Submission and Queries
Deborah Civico, Vice President (Publications), NILS International
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