Barry University School of Law Environmental and Earth Law Journal: Call for Papers
The Barry University School of Law Environmental and Earth Law Journal seeks papers that advance the application and practice of Environmental Law.
Call for Participation:
For our Fourth Volume, we seek a broad range of participants - including scholars, practitioners, elected officials, activists, community leaders and students. Paper topics should address the following areas of academic inquiry:
- Environmental Justice
- Earth Law
- Earth Jurisprudence
If you would like to be considered for publication in our Spring 2014 Volume, please submit your article through the Environmental and Earth Law Journal Digital Commons page locate at http://lawpublications.barry.edu/ejejj/. Once you have accessed the link provided, please click on "Submit Article".
The article submission deadline is 1st March, 2014.
We will notify all selected participants by mail or email, depending on the submission information provided. We request that all participants provide both an email address and a mailing address. Selected contributors must submit their finished papers to the Journal no later than 1st May, 2014. If selected, Final Submissions may be of any length up to a maximum of 50 pages, in a double-spaced, 8.5 x 11-inch page format with 12-point font (10-point for footnotes). You will receive a confirmation by e-mail.
General Submission Rules:
Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic). Please note: "publication" in a working-paper series does not constitute prior publication. In addition, by submitting material to Environmental and Earth Law Journal, the author is stipulating that the material is not currently under review at another journal (electronic or print) and that he or she will not submit the material to another journal (electronic or print) until the completion of the editorial decision process at Environmental and Earth Law Journal. If you have concerns about the submission terms for Environmental and Earth Law Journal, please contact Chris Parkinson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitted articles will be judged on the following criteria: relevance to the practice of law in the specified areas, timeliness and importance of selected topic, organization, quality of legal analysis, quality of legal research, and quality of the overall writing.
Mr. Chris Parkinson
Lead Articles Editor
Environmental and Earth Law Journal
Phone: (315) 269-4497