Focus and Scope
The Nirma University Law Journal (herein after ‘NULJ’) aims to encourage writings that are inter-disciplinary in nature expounding contemporary issues across disciplines like Sociology, Political Science, Technology, Public policy and Economics etc. in the context of Law. NULJ is a Bi-Annually published one and this showcases contemporary issues and challenges specific to law; with an inter-disciplinary approach towards knowledge. It has been the constant endeavour of the Institute of Law, Nirma University to become the beacon of legal education by encouraging synthesis of knowledge and best practices cutting across academia and research fraternity. To achieve this object NULJ have come up with a distinguished panel forming the Editorial Board to bring in diversity and quality submissions for the issues of NULJ.
Peer Review Process
➢ All the submissions should be original, neither previously published nor in consideration for any other publication.
➢ The Editorial Board will follow the Peer-Review policy for judging the submissions.
➢ The Editorial Board reserves the right to reject or edit any article if found unsuitable for public consumption. An article may also be rejected if the Board .deems that it might harm the political or religious sensitivity of interested readers in any manner.
➢ The Editorial Board reserves the right to disqualify entries on account of plagiarism. The submissions should not infringe the copyright or any other right of a third party, if so, the journal disclaims any responsibility for copyright violation or any other liability.
➢ By submitting their work, the authors grant to Nirma University Law Journal, an exclusive right to publish and reproduce their work in all media. Such right is to be given with the view of observing the doctrine of fair use under intellectual property rights subject to attribution of the author.
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Nirma Universiy Law Journal (NULJ) was started in July 2011 with the first issue. To start with it was a print journal. From 2017 it has been established as an online journal with the help OJS software as the Institute of Law, Nirma University promotes an IP left movement wherein we believe that all such intellectual creations shall be made available to the public free of cost and without any barriers. This movement is gearing up with all supporting hands of our revered Authors by facilitating their valuable manuscripts.