The Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law (JMCL) accepts submissions of original unpublished works comprising articles, comments, case notes and reviews on the whole spectrum of legal topics and issues. Submissions can be made throughout the year. However, deadlines for the respective editions are generally as follows:
June: By the end of February
December: By the end of July
JMCL accepts manuscripts for reviews on the basis that the manuscript:
It is to be noted that there is no fee for publication, nor will the Author receive any royalties for publication.
Please submit manuscripts to the Managing Editor of the Journal at firstname.lastname@example.org or via online submission [ here ].
1. Manuscripts must be in accordance with our style guide.
2. Manuscripts must be accompanied with the following information on a separate file:
3. Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice Statement
JMCL is committed to ensure that its journal is fair, professional and ethical. JMCL’s aim is to uphold the integrity of academic record.
JMCL has no tolerance for plagiarism, copyright infringement or other malpractices in publication and views these issues very seriously.
JMCL seeks to protect the rights of authors and will promptly investigate claims of copyright infringement, plagiarism, publication malpractice or misuse of published material.
JMCL uses a double-blind peer review process to assess all articles submitted. Articles submitted to JMCL are also checked with duplication-checking software. Where an article is found to contain plagiarism or third-party copyright material without permission or with insufficient acknowledgement, JMCL reserves the right to take action to remedy the situation including, publishing corrections, clarifications, retractions and apologies.
The duties and responsibilities of the editors, authors, reviewers and editorial board members shall include, but is not limited to, the following :-
Editors shall endeavour to
Authors shall endeavour to ensure that the work submitted
Reviewers shall endeavour to<
Editorial Board members shall endeavour to