Call For Chapters: GNLU's Book On Digitalization And Law – Regulations, Implications, And Challenges

Manav Malhotra

22 Aug 2019 4:05 PM GMT

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    Gujarat National Law University invites papers for its book on Digitalization and Law – Regulations, Implications, and Challenges. This book will study the legal issues, regulations and their implications around digital data such as privacy policies, defamation and cyberbullying. The chapters will specifically explore the legal implications of advanced technologies in recent times such as blockchain and medicine.

    Theme of the Book: Digitalization and Law- Regulations, Implications, and Challenges

    Who can apply?

    • The target audience of this book will be academicians, researchers, policymakers, lawyers, librarians, practitioners, research scholars, IT professionals, intellectuals and students.

    Recommended Topics

    • Cyber Security and cybercrimes
    • Online gaming
    • Transfer of property digitally
    • Data: Data protection, Big Data and Data security obligations, Fake Data/Fake News
    • Privacy and the right to be forgotten
    • Regulation of Artificial Intelligence
    • Government functioning and Digitalization
    • Digital forensics
    • Digital Licensing
    • Blockchain technology
    • Crowdfunding
    • Ethics and digitalization
    • Online Radicalization and Extremism
    • Trends in Digital Medicine

    The sub-themes are suggestive only. Authors can send papers in other related areas also.

    Submission Guidelines

    • Contributors are invited to submit on or before September 14, 2019, a chapter proposal not less than 1000 words clearly explaining the aims, methodology, and objectives of the proposed chapter to
    • Authors will be notified by September 30, 2019, about the status of their proposals. Full chapters are expected to be submitted by November 30, 2019, as per the guidelines.
    • All manuscripts will be accepted based on a double-blind peer review editorial process.
    • This book is scheduled to be published by Research and Publication division, Gujrat National Law University with an ISBN.
    • There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts. This publication is anticipated to be released on March 2020.
    • Word Count for the book chapter- 4000 to 6000 (excluding footnotes)
    • Only ORIGINAL submissions will be accepted for publication. Manuscripts may not have been previously published or be submitted for publication elsewhere.
    • The chapters shall go through strict plagiarism check and the plagiarism shall not be more than the permitted limit by the University Grant Commission.

    Important Dates

    • September 14, 2019: Proposal Submission Deadline
    • September 30, 2019: Notification of Acceptance of Proposal
    • November 30, 2019: Full Chapter Submission
    • January 5, 2020: Review Results Returned
    • January 25, 2020: Final Chapter Submission
    • February 25, 2020: Final Acceptance Notification

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