The journal is an endeavor to promote high quality legal research. Submit your write-ups in the form of Case Comments, Legislative Comments, Short Articles, Long Articles and Book Reviews. The submissions should be well-researched and involve critical analysis of domestic or international legal issues/developments that are relevant and contemporary.
A submission may fall within any of the following categories:
Articles (5,000-15,000 words)
Short Articles (5,000 words); and
Essays (3,000 words)
The above limits are exclusive of footnotes. We are also open to discussing potential submissions that are substantially longer or shorter. Please get in touch with us for further information and to discuss any such proposals you may have. However, please note that we do not accept unsolicited book reviews.
We only accept previously unpublished submissions. All submissions will be subject to a plagiarism check.
Although we accept submissions on a rolling basis, the first deadline for submissions will be 20 February 2017
Format of Submissions
Please send in your submissions in MS Word (*.doc or *.docx) or Open Office (*.odt) to firstname.lastname@example.org along with the following information:
Position / Year of Study
Author contact information
An abstract of not more than 200 words
Please feel free to browse our website www.ijoil.com or to contact us at email@example.com for more information. We look forward to receiving your submissions.