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The Journal of Corporate Affairs and Corporate Crimes (JCACC) is the flagship corporate law journal of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad.
It is one of the few student run journals in India to cater to the area of corporate law and the first student run journal to be dedicated to the area of corporate crimes.
The second edition of the Journal was recently released at NALSAR’s 12th Annual Convocation which was presided over by the Hon’ble President of India.
JCACC is accepting papers for its third volume to be released in 2015. Undergraduate students, post graduate students, practitioners, faculty and academicians may contribute in the form of essays, articles, notes and comments.
The papers must address contemporary, theoretical and conceptual controversies in the area of corporate law and corporate crimes. The last date for submission of papers is December 1, 2014.
Nature of Contributions
Articles must provide a complete analysis of the area of law which the author seeks to highlight. It must contain a comprehensive study of the existing law, indicating the lacunae therein, and must contain an attempt to suggest possible changes which can address the said lacunae. An article should be between 4,000-5,000 words, exclusive of footnotes.
An essay is more adventurous as it challenges existing paradigms/norms and provides a fresh outlook to common problems. Essays are considerably more concise than articles, in terms of scope and conceptualization. An essay must be between 3,000-5,000 words, exclusive of footnotes.
A note is a relatively concise form of an argument advanced by the author. The focus of a note should be on a relatively new debate or controversy regarding the interpretation or implementation in the law. Notes shall primarily highlight contemporary issues, which need to be addressed, and the authors are expected to offer a solution. The maximum word limit for a note is 2,500 words, exclusive of footnotes.
A comment is where the author may decide to critique any recent/landmark judicial pronouncement or any recent legislation or bill before the Parliament or State Legislature. The word limit for a comment is 2,500 words, exclusive of footnotes.
Please find all the relevant information in the brochure.
For further details please visit HERE.
The Board of Editors
Journal of Corporate Affairs and Corporate Crimes (2014-15)
NALSAR University of Law
Justice City, Shameerpet
Ranga Reddy dt. – 500078
Please download the Official Brochure HERE.