following is an announcement from The Journal of Telecommunication and
Broadcasting Law, National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata]
Telecommunication and Broadcasting Law (JTBL) accepts submissions on a rolling
basis. Interested contributors are requested to send their submissions under
the categories mentioned below. For general queries relating to your
submissions, kindly write to us at <[email protected]>. The last day to submit for consideration for Vol. III is 7 March 2014.
(6000-10000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
including Policy Notes (4000-6000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
(2000-3000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
Book Review should specify all relevant information relating to the book
reviewed such as the name(s) of the author(s) and editor(s), edition of the
book reviewed, year of publication, name of publisher and place of
(2500-4000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
this category would include a comprehensive analysis of any judicial
pronouncement relevant to contemporary developments in relation with
telecommunication and broadcasting industry. It should provide an analysis of
the law prior to the ruling as well as subsequent to it. Any inconsistencies
with the ruling should be highlighted.
Comments (2000 – 3000 words, inclusive of footnotes)
legislation should be analyzed with a view to provide the background,
objectives and main provisions of the legislation to the readers. The comments
must be objective in reporting facts and provisions. A section may be devoted
to list down possible problems with the legislation or inconsistencies with
other laws for further debate. Government surveys, committee reports and data
from national and international organisations should be sourced for facts and
Submission: Submissions must
be in electronic form only. All submissions must be MS-Word-processed. Main
text should be in Times New Roman, font size 12 with double line spacing. The
footnotes should be in Times New Roman, font size 10 with line spacing 1.15.
numbered. Endnotes are not allowed.
abstract of about 250 to 500 words describing the relevant points of discussion
attempted in the paper and the relevant conclusions drawn.
in small capitals and emphasised in bold with font size 14. The sub-titles must
be left indented, emphasized in bold with font size 12.
the Oxford Standard for Citation of Legal Authorities (OSCOLA), 4th edition are
to be followed for references and citations. A simplified version of the OSCOLA
may be downloaded from the JTBL website.
of the author, institutional affiliation, title and category of the submission.
Submissions should be sent as attachments with the title of the write-up as the
file name in .doc or .docx format only.
Address: The Journal accepts
only electronic form of submissions which must be mailed to <[email protected]>.
Details: The body of the
write-up must not contain any identification of the author(s) or their
further details, please see the website, www.jtbl.in.