Call for Papers: NLSIU’ Indian Journal of Law and Technology [Volume 17]: Submit by October 31

About National Law School of India University

The National Law School of India University [NLSIU] is a public law school and a National Law University located in Bangalore, Karnataka. It was the first National Law University to be established in India as well as one of the first in the country to offer the five-year integrated undergraduate law degree.

About the Journal

The Indian Journal of Law and Technology (IJLT) is one of these journals published annually by NLSIU, Bangalore. The IJLT is the first and only law journal in India devoted exclusively to the study of the interface between law and technology.

It carries scholarship in the areas of intellectual property rights, internet governance, information communication technologies, access to medicine, privacy rights, digital freedoms, openness, telecommunications policy, media law, innovation, civil liberties and technology etc. along with focusing on perspectives on contemporary issues involving the intersection of law, technology, industry and policy.

Call for Papers

The Indian Journal of Law & Technology (IJLT) is now accepting submissions for Volume 17.

Categories of Submissions

  • Articles(5000-12000 words).
  • Essays (3000-5000 words).
  • Case Notes, Legislative Comments, Book/Article Reviews (2000-6000 words).
  • The above limits are exclusive of footnotes. Substantive footnoting is allowed


  1. All submissions must be accompanied by a cover letter stating the name(s) of the authors, their institution/affiliation, the title of the submission and contact details.
  2. An abstract (not more than 250 words) must be submitted.
  3. Co-authorship (up to a maximum of 3 authors) is permitted.
  4. The body of the paper shall be in Times New Roman, font size 12, 1.5 line spacing. Footnotes should be in Times New Roman, size 10 single line spacing.
  5. Kindly follow the OSCOLA (4th edition) style of citation.
  6. All submissions must be original, unpublished and should not have been submitted for review to other journals.
  7. Please send in your submissions in MS/Open Word (*.doc OR *.docx OR *.odt).


All submissions must be made on or before 11:59 p.m., October 31, 2020. Please send original, unpublished papers only.

Submissions must only be sent to ijltedit[at] Submissions made to any other e-mail ID will not be considered.

Contact Information

Jyotsna Vilva (Editor-in-chief): jyotsnav[at]

Karthik Rai (Deputy Editor-in-chief): karthikrai[at]


The website link of NLSIU’ Indian Journal of Law and Technology is here.


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