Call for Papers :NLUA Law and Policy Review (NLUALPR), VOL. 1, No. II

Categories for Submission The Publication Committee of NLUA Law& Policy Review is inviting quality research papers from:

 Academicians and professionals (inter-disciplinary with law);

 Judges and Advocates;

 Research Scholars;

 Students,if the editorial board deems it fit to be an extraordinary scholastic work “NLUA Law & Policy Review” which is a peer-reviewed journal edited by faculty members at the National Law University, Assam as well as by external reviewers.

Research paper should be thematic and identification of sub-themes will be highly appreciated. It should have proper research questions and should also reflect the findings. The submission can be sent under the following category :

1. Research papers: Between 7000 and 10000 words, inclusive of footnotes. Papers in this category are expected to engage with the theme comprehensively, examine literature comprehensively and offer an innovative reassessment of the current understanding of that theme. It is advisable, though not necessary, to choose a theme that is of contemporary importance. Purely theoretical pieces are also welcome.

2. Notes/Comments: Between 3000 and 5000 words, inclusive of footnotes. This section should include a thought provoking and innovative piece consisting chiefly of personal opinions and analysis.

3. Case/Report Comments: In between 2500- 3000 words, inclusive of footnotes. This part should entail an analysis of contemporary Indian or International judicial pronouncements relevant to the themes. It must identify and examine the line of cases in which the decision in question came about, and comment on implications for the evolution of that branch of law.

4. Book/Reports Review: Word limit is 2000- 3000 for review of a book relevant to the themes. The review should identify the relevant arguments put forth by the author and present a comprehensive analysis of the same.

The Last Date for the Submission : February 22, 2016