Call For Papers: TNNLS Law Review, Volume 1, Issue Number 1 of 2017

Call For Papers: TNNLS Law Review, Volume 1, Issue Number 1 of 2017

The TNNLS Law Review is a faculty-cum-student run bi-annual, double blind peer - reviewed journal providing incisive legal scholarship on issues that are at the forefront of contemporary legal discourse. The Editorial Board is privileged to invite submissions from students, academicians, advocates, researchers, representatives of civil society and experts from the legal community to contribute to the First Issue of the TNNLS Law Review.

Theme: There are no rigid thematic constraints, contributions are expected to be largely within the scope of legal studies and allied interdisciplinary studies.

Word Limit

  • Long Articles (5000-8000 words inclusive of footnotes

  • Short Articles/Notes (3000-5000 words inclusive of footnotes)

  • Case Comments (1500-2500 words inclusive of footnotes)

  • Book Review (1500-2500 words inclusive of footnotes)


Submission Guidelines

  1. Submissions must be made via e – mail to tnnlslawreview@gmail.com . The subject of the e-mail should be “Author Name_Articles/Notes/Case Comments/Book Reviews”.

  2. TNNLS-LR only accepts electronic submissions. All submissions must be made in the MS Word (.doc/.docx) format alone.

  3. The submission shall be accompanied by a Covering Letter with the following details: Ø Submission Category – (Example: Articles/Notes/Case Comments etc.)
    Title of the Manuscript.
    Name of the Author(s).
    Name of the Institution.
    E-mail Address.
    Postal Address.
    Contact Number

  4. Co-authorship is allowed. Maximum number of Authors for a submission shall be three.

  5. The body of the manuscript should not contain any personal details of the author, and such details should be strictly restricted to the covering letter alone so as to enable anonymous screening and peer-review.


The last date for submissions: 24th April, 2017 (11.59 pm IST)

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