About the Journal
Jus Corpus is an open-access journal and invites manuscripts on any theme related to law. All professors, scholars, academicians, students, and all researchers at large for publishing papers in the field of law are invited.
Entries from scholars including students pursuing bachelor’s or Master’s Courses in Law would be accepted.
Submission and Formatting Guidelines
- The word limit is exclusive of footnotes. However, looking at the quality and depth of research, relaxation may be given and the word limit may vary.
- The Subject of the E-mail should be titled “Article Submission (Vol. 3 Issue 1)”.
- Depending upon the Submission, the Subject can be Case Comment, Book Review, Short Article or Long Article.
- The Volume & Issue may vary from time to time. Kindly mention the correct details.
- The Short or Long article must contain an Abstract of 150-300 words with3-7 Keywords.
- The OSCOLA (Oxford University Standard for the Citation of Legal Authorities) citation method must be followed.
- The Times New Roman Font with Font size 12 and Line spacing of 1.5 is prescribed for all entries. Further, the footnotes shall be in Times New Roman Font with Font size 10 and Line spacing of 1.0 shall be followed respectively.
- A separate document containing the biographical information of the authors, including the following details: Name, E-mail address, Name and Address of Institution, Course, Contact number and Academic Year. No reference to the name or the affiliations of the author(s) must be present in the text of the submission and must only be provided in a separate document.
- Co-authorship is allowed, to a maximum of three authors.
- The abstract should be written in the Manuscript. Please note that there is no requirement for prior submission of the abstract, as papers are selected for publication only on the basis of the full manuscript.
- CASE COMMENTS: A case comment allows the author to critique any recent/landmark judicial pronouncement, legislation, or pending bill. The word limit for a case comment is 1,500-2,500 words.
- SHORT ARTICLES: An essay challenges existing paradigms/norms and provides a fresh outlook on common problems. It is strongly recommended that essays be considerably more concise than articles, in terms of scope and conceptualization. A short article must thus ideally be between 2,000-4,000 words.
- LONG ARTICLES: An article must comprehensively analyze the issue that the author seeks to highlight. It must contain a rigorous study of the status quo or a contemporary issue in any area of Law. A long article should be between 4,000-10,000 words.
- BOOK REVIEWS: The book review must be written in a concise manner. The word limit for a book review is 1000-2,000 words.
How to Submit?
The submission is to be made through email addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
- The manuscript Reviewing Fee will be discussed via email.
- The manuscript Reviewing Fee depends upon your Submission.
- All the submissions sent to us must be original and attached with a declaration of originality. Submissions should not have been published nor should they be under consideration for publication in any other journal.
- Plagiarism of up to 10% is allowed.
- The Editors reserve the right to delete or edit any article or part thereof whose content is found to be offensive, defamatory, outrightly unethical, or if it is suggestive of racism, sexual or religious discrimination, illegal or terror activities, etc.
- The subject line must read “Submission for Publication”.
A soft copy of the certificate will be provided after successful publication.