Call for Papers: NLSIU’s Indian Journal of Law and Technology [IJLT, Volume 15]: Apply by May 15

ABOUT THE JOURNAL

The Indian Journal of Law and Technology (IJLT) is a student-edited, peer-reviewed, open access law journal published annually by the National Law School of India University, Bangalore.

The IJLT is the first and only law journal in India devoted exclusively to the study of the interface between law and technology.

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

ISSUE/SCOPE

Any broad area of law and technology.

  • Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
  • Cloud Computing
  • Data Protection
  • Free-Speech and Openness
  • Hard and Soft Intellectual Property Rights
  • Intermediary Liability
  • Media and Entertainment Law in the Digital Age
  • Pharmaceuticals and Access to Medicines
  • Privacy Rights
  • Technology, Innovation and Competition
  • Telecommunications Policy and Regulation, etc.

They generally encourage submissions with a developing country perspective or a comparative approach that benefits the developing world.

WORD LIMIT AND FOOTNOTING STYLE

IJLT is now accepting submissions under the following categories:

Articles (5000-12000 words).

Essays (3000-5000 words) and

Case Notes, Legislative Comments, Book/Article Reviews (2000-6000 words).

They are also open to discussing potential submissions that are substantially longer or shorter. Please get in touch with us for further information.

The above limits are exclusive of footnotes. Substantive footnoting is allowed.

DEADLINE

Although, all submissions are accepted on a rolling basis, however the deadline for submissions for the 15th Volume is May 10th, 2019. They will announce further deadlines on a necessity basis.

Please send original, unpublished papers to ijltsubmissions[at]gmail.com.

Please feel free to browse the website for further details.

CONTACT

Nikhil Purohit (Editor-in-Chief, IJLT)

Email: nikhilpurohit[at]nls.ac.in

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