About the Review
The NLUJ Law Review is the flagship journal of National Law University, Jodhpur, established with the objective of promoting academic research and fostering debate on contemporary legal issues in India. It is a bi-annual, double-blind student reviewed and student-edited journal focusing on an inter-disciplinary approach towards legal writing, currently in its 4th volume of publication. The broad remit of the Review is broad and not restricted to any particular field of law, and includes legal as well as policy-related issues, both national and international.
Nature of Submissions
The NLUJ Law Review invites original, unpublished manuscripts from all academicians, authors, legal professionals and students from India and abroad, under the following categories –
This category is designed to comprehensively deal with and provide a sustained analysis of a particular legal topic in toto. It must analyse the current practice in the field and identify lacunae therein along with suggesting solutions to the problem. Author(s) are also encouraged to write analytical responses to earlier publications of the Review.
This category is not open to undergraduate students.
The Review includes short works to provide an opportunity for the members of the legal fraternity to keep abreast of new ideas and legal reforms. In this category, a more comprehensive study of a narrow topic is involved, and the issues must be addressed from a new perspective providing a critical insight on the subject.
An important feature of the Review is the ‘Notes and Comments’. A note is a concise argument focusing on any recent legal controversy or debate. A comment is limited to critical appraisal of a recent judicial decisions, new legislations, or policy reform proposals.
Short notes should be accompanied by an abstract not exceeding 200 words. No abstract is required for Case Comments/Legislative Reviews.
All queries are to be addressed to [email protected], or in the alternative, may be addressed to Shreya Mathur (Editor In Chief) at [email protected].