Guidelines for the Manuscripts

Guidelines for the Manuscripts

1. All Manuscripts must follow the following formatting guidelines
     • Font Style – Garamond
     • Font Size – 12
     • Line Spacing – 1.5             
     • Margins – “Normal” i.e. 2.54 cm on each side of the page

2. Footnotes shall follow the following formatting guidelines –
     • Font Style – Garamond
     • Font Size – 10
     • Line Spacing – 1

3. There should be an abstract of not more than 300 words with the research paper. This abstract must be italicized.

4. The manuscript must not exceed the limit of 5000 words (Excluding footnotes and abstract). This guideline shall be strictly adhered with.

5. Up to 5 keywords shall be ideally provided.

6. All quotations must be in double inverted commas.(Example – Mr John had said: “I will remain”)

7. When referring to a section or article of a statute in the main text, the word ‘section’ and ‘article’ should not be abbreviated.

8. All the pages should be numbered in the footer in the bottom right corner of the page.

9. The first page should not contain any information of the author – it should just contain the title of the paper and acknowledgments (if any).

10. Manuscripts should not have any page borders

1. All Manuscripts must follow the following formatting guidelines
     • Font Style – Garamond
     • Font Size – 12
     • Line Spacing – 1.5
     • Margins – “Normal” i.e. 2.54 cm on each side of the page.

2. Footnotes shall follow the following formatting guidelines –

     • Font Style – Garamond
     • Font Size – 10
     • Line Spacing – 1

3. There should be an abstract of not more than 300 words with the research paper. This abstract must be italicized.

4. The manuscript must not exceed the limit of 5000 words (Excluding footnotes and abstract). This guideline shall be strictly adhered with.

5. Up to 5 keywords shall be ideally provided.

6. All quotations must be in double inverted commas and they should start with (:) (Example – Mr John had said: “I will remain”)

7. When referring to a section or article of a statute in the main text, the word ‘section’ and ‘article’ should not be abbreviated.

8. All the pages should be numbered in the footer in the bottom right corner of the page.

9. The first page should not contain any information of the author – it should just contain the title of the paper and acknowledgments (if any).

10. Manuscripts should not have any border.

Submission Guidelines

Submission Guidelines

The manuscripts should be submitted in a [.doc] or [.docx] format to the email id – [email protected] bearing the subject as  “Submission of the Manuscript for Volume I Issue I.” If the authors are emailing the manuscript then, in the email body – the following things should be mentioned –
   • Name
   • Email
   • Phone
   • Institute of the Author, and
   • Complete Postal Address.

Alternatively, the manuscripts can also be submitted through the form provided below. No part of the Manuscript shall indicate any part of the identity of the author. If this guideline is violated, then it shall lead to an immediate disqualification of that manuscript from the selection process. Only 2 co-authors are allowed for one manuscript. Please note that the details of the authors are only for the records and they will be kept strictly confidential.

The manuscripts should be submitted in a [.doc] or [.docx] format to the email id – [email protected] bearing the subject as  “Submission of the Manuscript for Volume I Issue I.”  If the authors are emailing the manuscript then, in the email body – the following things should be mentioned –
   • Name
   • Email
   • Phone
   • Institute of the Author, and
   • Complete Postal Address.

Alternatively, the manuscripts can also be submitted through the form provided below. No part of the Manuscript shall indicate any part of the identity of the author. If this guideline is violated, then it shall lead to an immediate disqualification of that manuscript from the selection process. Only 2 co-authors are allowed for one manuscript. Please note that the details of the authors are only for the records and they will be kept strictly confidential.

Submission Form

Submission Form

I hereby declare that I have read, understood and followed all the policies and guidelines laid down by the International Journal for Business Law Studies.I further declare that I understand that violation of these policies and guidelines will enable the Journal to take my manuscript out of the review and editing process for the Final Publication. I also declare that in case I have any doubts, the policies of the International Journal for Business Law Studies will be strictly interpreted and I will contact the management team for clarifications instead of making any interpretations myself. I also understand that the final decision regarding the interpretation of the policies will be of the Editor-in-Chief.