The Journal is Published yearly twice in January and July.

We seek Submissions under the Following category:

  1. Articles 3000 – 4000 words (exclusive of footnotes)
  2. Research Paper 5000 -7000 words (exclusive of footnotes)
  3. Book Review 3000 – 5000 words
  4. Abstracts 250 -300 words

Submission Guidelines:

  1. All Manuscripts should be accompanied by an abstract of about 250-300 words outlining the central theme(s) of the research paper.
  2. Authors shall declare that the manuscripts submitted for publication do not infringe the copyright of any other person except agreed otherwise, the copyright of the content published shall vest with DSNLU, viz. The organizer. However, the organizers shall not be liable for any copyright infringement by the authors.
  3. The manuscript must not contain any mention of reference to the author’s name, affiliation or credentials. Such Information must be restricted to a separate cover page, which must contain a brief Biographical description of the author and include the author’s name, affiliation, Qualifications and contact details.
  4. Plagiarism will result in the summary rejection of the manuscript.
  5. Co-authorship is allowed to a maximum of one co-author.
  6. All manuscripts should be emailed to the given email address.

Formatting Guidelines:

  1. All Manuscript must follow ‘Standard Indian Research Citation’ mode of citation.
  2. Authors can download mode of citation from (http;//
  3. Submission must be in Times New roman; font size 12 (main text) & line spacing of the main text should be 1.5, 1-inch margin space on both sides and justified.
  4. All footnotes must be in Times New Roman Size 10. Single spacing and justified.
  5. The manuscript submitted must be made in .doc/ .docx.
  6. Charts/tables: These should be made a part of the main text itself.
  7. Page numbering should be in the middle of the page.
  8. Quotations from primary sources: In italics, within inverted commas and duly acknowledged in the footnotes.

Editorial Policy:

  1. Authors, upon Submission, must communicate their acceptance of the following conditions.
  2. The work, upon publication, become the property of Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University.
  3. Permissions for subsequent publication/reprint and/or derivative works must be obtained from DSNLU.
  4. The Editorial Board & the University Retains Complete discretion over acceptance/rejection of manuscripts.
  5. Editorial decisions to publish shall be based solely on the review of the final manuscripts submitted by the authors.
  6. The acceptance of manuscripts post-review may be made contingent on the incorporation of such suggestions as communicated by Editorial Board.