The Journal welcomes submissions on all areas of law from academics, legal practitioners and law students.
The University of Queensland Law Journal is published on behalf of the TC Beirne School of Law at The University of Queensland. The Journal aims to publish significant works of scholarship that make an original contribution to different fields of law, including all areas of domestic, international and comparative law, as well as jurisprudence, legal history and the intersection of law with other disciplines.
The Journal is controlled by an Editorial Board. Every article, comment, casenote and book review submitted for publication is subjected to a formal process of double-blind peer review.
A manuscript should not exceed 10,000 words and should be an unpublished work which is not being submitted for publication elsewhere. The manuscript should be typed, doublespaced and on one side only of A4 sized paper. Contributors are also requested to supply a copy of their manuscript in Microsoft Word format. Style and referencing of submissions should conform to the house style outlined in the Australian Guide to Legal Citation. An abstract of not more than 120 words should be included on a separate page.
Copyright of articles published in the University of Queensland Law Journal is vested jointly in the UQLJ and the contributor. Apart from any fair dealing for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), no part may be reproduced without written permission.
The Journal is published in July and December each year. Submission deadlines are 30 April and 30 August respectively.
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