The National Law Institute University, Bhopal (NLIU), was established by the Rashtriya Vidhi Sansthan Vishwavidyalaya Adhiniyam, by an Act No. 41 of 1997 enacted by the Madhya Pradesh State Legislature. NLIU is recognized by the University Grants Commission and the Bar Council of India.
About NLIU Law Review
The NLIU Law Review is the flagship law journal of the National Law Institute University, Bhopal. It is a bi-annual, student-edited law journal with an aim to promote a culture of scholarly research and academic writing among students by publishing articles on subjects of interest to the legal profession and academia.
This year, the NLIU Law Review seeks to publish Volume IX Issue I.
The NLIU Law Review does not restrict itself to any particular area of law and welcomes contributions from all legal branches, as long as the work is relevant, up to date and original. The Author(s) are expected to adhere to the submission guidelines mentioned below:
Criteria: Language, structure, contribution to existing literature, contemporary relevance, research.
Style Guidelines: The main body of the article is to be in the following format: Times New Roman, size-12, 1.15 line spacing, justified.
Citation standards: Citations must conform to standards laid down in the Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015). Submissions must use only footnotes as a form of citation. Substantive footnoting is permissible.
General Guidelines: Submission must be accompanied by a covering letter including author’s name, email id, contact number and name of the Institution.
The manuscript itself should not contain any information that can be used to identify the author. Submissions must only be in electronic form sent via email.
All submissions must be in .docx format. Papers submitted must not be written by more than two authors. Papers must contain an abstract of 250-300 words inclusive of the word limit.
Types of Submissions and requirements
Articles: (5000-10000 words)
Case Notes: (2000-5000 words)
Legislative Comment: (1000-3000 words)
Book Reviews: (1000-3000 words)
All submissions are to be made to lawreview[at]nliu.ac.in before 23:59 hours, 28th July 2019.
Disclaimer: We try to ensure that the information we post on Lawctopus is accurate. However, despite our best efforts, some of the content may contain errors. You can trust us, but please conduct your own checks too.
I am an army girl! In a barbie world! Keeper of 5 dogs. On a diet for now. Sometimes I might make punctuation mistakes, but I make up for it by bringing in a crore or two extra. What's more important, a misplaced comma, or a well-placed crore?