Law Audience Journal (Volume 2, Issue 1): Call for Papers
Law Audience Journal (ISSN (O): 2581-6705) is an online research scholarly Journal in the field of law. It is a double-blind peer-reviewed Journal. The frequency of this Journal is bi-monthly; it means that the Journal publishes at least 6 issues in a year online. The Journal has been indexed in the databases of DRJI, CiteFactor (Academic Scientific Journals), Cosmos (Impact Factor), IPIndexing and Root-Indexing.
The Impact factor for the year 2018 is 2.527 and the IPI Value for the 2018 year is 2.06.
Author(s) can submit a paper on any theme related to the field of law (topic must not be outdated).
Type of Submissions:
- Short-Articles: (2000-2500 words, inclusive of footnotes)
- Articles: (2600-4000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
- Research Papers: (4100-10,000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
- Case Comments: (2500-3000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
- Book Reviews: (2000-3000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
Please do not submit more than one short-article or article or research paper or case comment or book review otherwise your submission shall be disqualified.
Who can submit?
- Legal Research Scholars
- Law Professors
- Law Students
- Any person who can write on any topic related to the field of law
Please do not submit any paper without reading the official notification carefully (Journal's Policies have been amended). The official notification includes the following things namely, information and official links to Publication Policy, Submission Guidelines, Review Policy, Plagiarism Policy, Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement, Article Processing Charges (ACP) and Withdrawal Policy etc.
The Journal is empowered to close the Online Submission Form even before the last date to submit the papers and no excuse regarding the same will be entertained. It is like first come, first served. It is also requested that do not submit more than one paper otherwise it will be rejected.
Papers submitted for publication to Law Audience Journal must be plagiarism free otherwise it will be rejected. The Journal uses paid software to detect the Plagiarism. But, however, it is the duty of the author(s) to ensure the originality. The Journal shall not be liable for any plagiarism or copyright issue.
Publication & Review Policy:
All the manuscripts (research papers, articles, short-articles, case comments and book-reviews) must adhere to Journal's Policies. Non-Compliance with Journal's Policies will amount to disqualification or rejection of the manuscript.
A short abstract of 200 to 300 words that outline the main questions or themes addressed in the paper is required to be sent along with the paper. No need to send it separately.
A maximum of one co-author is permitted. Submission more than 1 co-author shall be disqualified.
The method of citation which is expected to be followed is Harvard Bluebook 19th Edition.
- Times New Roman font, in font size 12 is prescribed for all submissions.
- Further, the footnotes shall be in font size 10 and in the Times New Roman font.
- A line spacing of 1.5 for the main text and 1.0 for the footnotes is to be followed.
- All submissions are to be sent in either doc. or docx format (MS Word File). Note any submission in pdf form shall not be accepted.
Headings & Sub-Headings:
All Capitals and Bold and Justify (Times New Roman font, in font size 14).
Copyright Licensing Agreement:
All the submissions shortlisted for publication in the journal are bound to enter into a copyright licensing agreement with the journal. The said agreement will be transferring certain rights in favour of the journal. We'll be emailing a soft copy of the said agreement to the shortlisted manuscripts and they'll have to take a print out of the same and then they'll have to sign it and then email us a scanned copy of the said agreement at email@example.com. We'll be publishing the shortlisted manuscripts in our journal only after receiving the scanned copy of the said agreement.
How to Submit:
All the submissions must be uploaded or submitted through Journal's official website. Submissions submitted through any other method shall be disqualified. (If you are not able to submit through official website then contact us as soon as possible.)
The article processing charges are Rs. 850/- for Author & Co-author (whether you are a professional or a law student).
Release of Official Notification
18th November, 2019
Last Date for Submission
1st January, 2020
Confirmation of Shortlisted Papers for Publication
On or before 25th January, 2020
Publication of Selected Papers
On or before 30th January, 2020
Mr. Varun Kumar