Call for Papers: Journal of Innovation, Competition and Information Law Vol 1 Issue II (June 2018)

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1 Jun 2018 8:59 AM GMT

  • Call for Papers: Journal of Innovation, Competition and Information Law Vol 1 Issue II (June 2018)

    Journal of Innovation, Competition and Information Law (JICIL) is a quarterly law journal aimed at understanding the nexus of the three areas viz. Intellectual Property Law, the legal custodian of any Innovation, Anti-Trust Laws which promote and encourage competition and IP and Information Law that binds the subject-matter of the other two laws. This journal aims to make an effort in identifying the key areas of Intellectual Property and Competition Law that coincide or overlap each other and yet remain complementary. There is huge scope for application of Intellectual Property and Anti-Trust Laws in India and therefore, this journal seeks to delve into academic research so in practice, a legitimate footing may be achieved. Information Era is the name synonymous to the Twenty-First century and it is indispensable to recognize that the basis of Intellectual Property happens to be application of the idea and exclusivity thereon while the object of Competition Law is also based on secretive information that may lead to collusive practices impacting free trade and desirable market conditions. Information is the key to power and therefore it is important to recognize the same and in support of this theory, this journal extends the scope of examination and inquiry to Information Law.

    Submission Categories:

    • Research Papers;

    • Articles; and

    • Case Comments

    Submission Guidelines:

    • All submissions are to be made to with a Word Document attached containing the Final Paper

    • The paper must be of the nature of a Case Comment or Article or Research Paper

    • The word limit is 5000 words inclusive of footnotes and references/bibliography

    • The paper must conform to the following formatting guidelines

    • The submission must be accompanied with the details of the author (Name, Email, Phone & College/Affiliation) mentioned in the Body of the Email.

    • Submission must be made with the Subject of the Email 'Submission: Edition II JICIL' the paper must be submitted on or before June 7, 2018, for publication.

    • The paper shall be evaluated by the Peer-Reviewers post-which the Expert Reviewers shall take a final call on the List of Paper selected.

    For more details, you may refer to the website

    For any queries, you may contact

    Ms. Ankita Aseri, Editor-in-Chief,

    Mr. Avadhoot Potnis, Deputy Editor-in-Chief (+91-8074712527)

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