Submitting an article

The Monash University Law Review welcomes all submissions by authors in any area of current legal interest. Case commentaries, legislative commentaries, book reviews and law reform critiques are also welcome. Only manuscripts between 6,000 to 15,000 words in length, excluding footnotes, will be accepted.  The Monash University law review accepts submissions that are not currently under consideration by other journals and have not been previously published, in whole or in part, elsewhere.

Refereed journal

The Monash University Law Review is a refereed journal. All articles, case commentaries, legislative comments and law reform articles submitted to the Monash University Law Review will be assessed by one or more independent expert referees and by the Editorial Board.

Style

All contributions should be word processed, double spaced, and on one side of the page only. Footnotes should be set out at the foot of each page. Contributions should conform to The Australian Guide to Legal Citation (3rd ed, 2010) (pdf, 3mb). Furthermore, contributions should not include defamatory, offensive or privacy intrusive matter.

An abstract of not more than 200 words summarising the article should be included on a separate page.

Submitting your article

Please submit two copies of any manuscript via e-mail to the Editors in a Microsoft Word compatible document.  One copy should have the author's name and position identified, and the other with the author's name and any author identification deleted.

General submissions for issues 40(2) and 40(3) will be considered in 2014.

 Issue 40(1) marks the 40 Year Anniversary of the Review, and the 50 Year Anniversary of the Faculty of Law, and submissions were invited.

 The deadline for submissions for issue 40(3) is Monday 25 August.

Copyright

The Monash University Law Review requires all authors to assign the copyright in their work to Monash University.

All inquiries should be addressed to the Editors, Monash University Law Review at law.review@monash.edu.

The Editors
Monash University Law Review
Faculty of Law
Building 12
Monash University
VIC 3800

Telephone: (61 3) 9905 3374
Facsimile: (61 3) 9905 5305 (Please address all facsimilie correspondence to "Monash University Law Review")
Email: law.review@monash.edu