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.
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.
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 will be considered for publication in all issues in 2013. The content for Issue 1 and 2 has been fully allocated.
The advised submission deadline for this year's final edition, Issue 3, is close of business Friday 27th September 2013.
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Monash University Law Review
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