NLUA Journal of Intellectual Property Rights

Author Guidelines

  1. Submissions in any of the categories stated above must be the original work of the author and must not have been submitted elsewhere or pending review.
  2. All submissions must be in MS-Word format (.doc) or (.docx).
  3. An abstract of not more 250 words should invariably be provided alongwith the manuscript.
  4. Co-authorship is permitted for all the categories of submission.
  5. The body of the manuscript should be in Times New Roman, Font Size 12, line spacing 1.5 and 1-inch margin on all sides of an A4 size paper.
  6. The format for footnotes should be in Times New Roman, Font Size 10 and single line spacing.
  7. The citations must strictly conform to the ILI style of Footnoting. The same is available at:
  8. Headings should adhere to the following standard:
    • TITLE OF THE SUBMISSION : Uppercase Bold, Font size 14.
    • Headings: Bold, Font size 12.
    • Sub-Headings: Title case, Italics, Font size 12.
  9. Kindly note that all submissions will mandatorily undergo plagiarism test.