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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

The author can write a paper of conceptual manuscript or research paper belongs to the legal studies category. They must be written in English within the range of 4000-6000 words. The paper size is A4 with a top 1.58 inches and a bottom, left, right margin of 1.38 inches. The required font is Garamond with 12 sizes and a single space. The manuscript titled must be in 10-15 words. It shall include abstract and keywords. The abstract shall contain 150 to 300 words. Keywords shall consist of 3 to 5 horos.

The systematic structures of the paper shall include Title, Author’s name, AbstractKeywords, Introduction (with the Research Questions), Method, Result and Analysis, Conclusion, Acknowledgment, and References. The tables should have borders and cite from a reputable source. Underlined and bold sentences are declined. The figure must have behind the text format.

The writing style in Legality shall refer to the regulation of the Ministry of Education and Culture No. 50 of 2015 about the General Guidelines of Perfected Indonesian Spelling. The relevant writing terms applied in Legality are as follows:

  • When referring to Article, the first letter of the word ‘article’ shall be written in uppercase.
  • When referring to Clause, the first letter of the word ‘clause’ shall be written in lower case and the number is in brackets.
  • When there is an omission in a direct quotation of a phrase, paragraph, or an article formulation, please indicate the aforementioned omission with ellipsis inserted within a square brackets […].
  • The abbreviation of regulations is given to the author’s writing style and shall be consistently used throughout the manuscript. The recommended form is “UU No. 1 Tahun 1950”.
  • When an author or editor is more than 1 person, please list the first person followed by et al.
  • It is recommended that the author avoids the enumerative method of description.
  • The References shall include the most updated references and it is highly recommended to be referred from a journal (minimum 50% of all the references are journal).
  • It is highly imperative for the author not to commit self-citation.
  • The academic degree shall not be written either in the Bibliography or the footnote.
  • The writing of quotation uses a footnote model. The writing style follows the provisions in Bibliography, but the writing of the author’s name is not reversed. The writing of the page is abbreviated into “p.”.

The writing of references based on APA (American Psychology Association) reference style (6th edition). It is highly recommended for the authors to use references manager like Mendeley, Zotero, Endnote, etc.

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