Call for Papers: NLUO Journal on Corporate Law and Policy (Volume I, Issue I)

NLUO Journal on Corporate Law and Policy is a bi-annual flagship publication of National Law University Odisha (NLUO) which focuses on corporate law and policy issues, developments in corporate law and is published by the Editorial Board of Centre for Corporate Law, NLUO. The journal aims to focus on the changing character and emerging need for understanding of corporate law, and developing serious academic legal writing.

It is this ethos that the journal tries to capture and bring to its discerning readers. The purpose of this journal is to provide our readers with information on recent developments affecting corporate policy and laws, developments and various other issues. The Journal, like most academic publications, is peer-reviewed

Objectives of the Journal:

  • To promote the development of issues pertaining to corporate policy and law.
  • To critique the new laws and judgments in the area.
  • To disseminate information to various forums to spread awareness about the subject

The submissions must pertain to the field of corporate law and policy.

The categories and the word limit (inclusive of footnotes) is mentioned below:

  • Articles: (5500 – 6500 words)
  • Short Notes / Case Comments: (2500 – 3500 words)
  • Book Reviews: (1500 – 2000 words)

Citation and Formatting:
The authors must follow the OSCOLA Citation method for the footnotes. The article must be formatted in the following style:

  • Main body: Font – Times New Roman, Size – 12, Line Spacing – 1.5.
  • Footnotes: Font – Times New Roman, Size – 10, Line spacing – Single Line Spacing.

Abstract and Declaration:
The submissions must include an Abstract pertaining to the topic which should not be more than 300 words. Additionally the authors must also attach a declaration, stating that their work is original to the best of their knowledge, with all the relevant sources having been duly mentioned in the footnotes. Submissions will be evaluated subject to a plagiarism check.

Review & Submission:
The review method followed by the journal will be double blind peer review method, subject to an extensive review by the Editorial Board. Authors must mention their details such as name, institution, contact details etc. in a separate document. Also, while co-authorship is permitted, the number of co-authors should not exceed two. The submission must be mailed in MS Word format (.docx or .doc).

The last date for submission of manuscripts is 25th August, 2016.

Dr. Kondaiah Jonnalagadda
Associate Professor of Law,
National Law University, Odisha

Ms. Adithi P. Koushik

Ms. Disha Mohanty

Editorial Board
NLUO Journal on Corporate Law and Policy
National Law University, Odisha


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