Call for Papers: NLUJ Law Review [Vol 6, Issue 2]: Submit by Aug 18

About NLUJ

National Law University, Jodhpur is an institution of national prominence established under the National Law University, Jodhpur, Act, 1999 enacted by the Rajasthan State Legislature. The University is established for the advancement of learning, teaching, research and diffusion of knowledge in the field of law.

About the Review

The NLUJ Law Review is the flagship journal of National Law University, Jodhpur, established with the objective of promoting academic research and fostering debate on contemporary legal issues in India.

It is a bi-annual, double-blind student reviewed and edited the journal, focusing on an inter-disciplinary approach towards legal writing. The remit of the Review is not restricted to any particular field of law but is broad enough to include national as well as international legal and policy-related issues.

Nature of Submissions

The NLUJ Law Review invites original, unpublished manuscripts from all academicians, authors, legal professionals and students from India and abroad, under the following categories:

A. Long Articles (6000-8000 words, including footnotes)

This category is designed to comprehensively deal with and provide a sustained analysis of a particular legal topic. It must analyse the current practice in the field, identify the lacunae therein, and provide constructive suggestions. Author(s) are also encouraged to write and submit analytical responses to earlier publications of the Review.

B. Short Articles (3000-6000 words, including footnotes)

Papers in this category must undertake a comprehensive study of specific topics, providing a new perspective and critical insight on the subject.

C. Notes and Comments (1000-3000 words, including footnotes)

‘Notes and Comments’ are an important feature of the journal. A note is a concise argument focusing on any recent legal controversy or debate. A comment is limited to the critical appraisal of recent judicial decisions, new legislations, or policy reform proposals.

Submission Guidelines:

All submissions must be made through the Online Form.

The link to form is here.

The Manuscript must be in a Word format (‘.doc’ or ‘.docx’). Ensure that the title of the document is renamed to the title of the Submission. PDF/other formats/hard copy submissions will not be accepted.

Deadline for submissions is 18th August 2019, 11:59 p.m. IST.

Contact info:

All questions and queries can be addressed to lawreviewnluj[at]gmail.com

Alternatively, you may contact:

Krishnan Sreekumar: krishnansreekumar97[at]gmail.com 

Amanee Kadakia: amaneekadakia22[at]gmail.com

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