LJCS CALL FOR PAPERS [Vol. 1 (2021)]

Legal Journal for Contemporary Society (LJCS)

(Peer-Reviewed Law Journal)



For Vol. 1 (2021)

For publishing in the upcoming edition of the Legal Journal for Contemporary Society, the LJCS Editorial Board invites original manuscripts in the form of long research papers, short-articles, essays, notes, and comments on any issue of contemporary relevance in the field of law. The full text of the published volume of the Journal will be available on LJCS official website as well as on the databases of LJCS’s associate partners.  


Contact Details

E-mail: 007ljcs@gmail.com

URL: https://www.ljcs.in/p/contact-us.html

Submission Guidelines


1. All submissions must be written in the English language.

2.  LJCS considers papers from students, teachers, academicians, lawyers, and jurists.

3. The word limit for submissions (excluding footnotes) is 5,000-6,000 words for long research papers, 3,000-4,000 words for short articles & essays, and 2,000-3,000 words for notes and comments.

4. The Abstract should be between 350 and 500 words long, with a maximum of 05 keywords.

5. The Journal’s Editorial Committee reserves the right to edit manuscripts after they have been accepted for publication.

6. Within the two-author limit, co-authorship is permitted.

7. According to the UGC Academic Guidelines 2018 (https://www.ugc.ac.in/pdfnews/7771545_academic-integrity-Regulation2018.pdf.), the paper’s similarity report should be within 10%.

8. It should be written in Times New Roman with a font size of 12 and a line spacing of 1.15. Capital letters with centerline spacing should be used for headings.

9. Footnoting should be accomplished according to the 20th edition of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation. (Authors can find general citation guidelines at https://www.scconline.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/20th-Harvard-bluebook.pdf.)

10. Use Times New Roman font size 10 with single line spacing for the footnotes.

11. Only Microsoft Word should be used for electronic submissions.

12. Author’s name_Title of Paper.doc should be included in the document’s electronic file.

13. The final draft of the submission [Abstract (350-500 words) +05 keywords + Manuscript+Copyright Form] should be submitted in electronic form and e-mailed to 007ljcs@gmail.com by September 10, 2021, along with the copyright form*.

14. There is no publication charge whatsoever.



*Copyright Form


The following information should be included with the electronic copy of the manuscript:

LJCS; Vol. 1 (2021)

(Peer-Reviewed Journal)

Title of the Paper


Author’s Name

(First Author)







Institutional Affiliation






Contact No.






I certify that the manuscript has neither been published nor currently submitted anywhere else for publication. I hereby transfer to LJCS the complete and unrestricted rights to publish the above-mentioned paper. The exclusive right to reproduce and distribute the article is covered by the copyright transfer, which includes reprints, translations, photographic reproductions, microform, electronic form (offline, online), and any other reproductions of a similar kind. The sole copyright owner of all published material in the Journal will be the Editorial Board of LJCS.

Signature of the Author (s)




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