NILS INDIA BUSINESS LAW REVIEW –

A ‘NETWORK FOR INTERNATIONAL LAW STUDENTS – INDIA’ INITIATIVE

“CALL FOR EDITORS”

APPLY BY 5th JULY 2017

About NILS

The Network for International Law Students (“NILS”) is an international, independent, non-political, non-profit organisation, run by and for law students. It seeks to promote legal awareness among all the people and encourage communication and cooperation among law students and lawyers internationally; contribute to legal education; promote social responsibility in the field of law; increase opportunities for students to learn about other cultures and legal systems worldwide; and publicize educational and career opportunities in law.
NILS INDIA is one of the many chapters of NILS; we help law students to understand and appreciate the diversity and share the ideals of law in society through exchange and communication among law students of all countries.

About the Journal

NILS INDIA Business law review (“NIBLR”) is an initiative of NILS India.

NIBLR shall employ double blind peer review and publish online bi-annually. The Journal will be a forum for students and professionals in the field of law, to publish well researched, original papers focusing on different areas of International Business Law such as Mergers & Acquisitions, Taxation Laws, Competition & Anti-trust Laws etc.

In keeping with the goals of the organization, the initiative will be an avenue for individuals to become academically committed and legally skilled. NIBLR shall adopt an open – access model to ensure outreach of Legal scholarship to a worldwide audience.

To know more about NILS, please visit:CLICK HERE 

Call for Editors

  1. Eligibility

A student who has completed  first year of a five year law course / first year of a third year law course, from  a  university/college  recognized by the Bar Council of India, is eligible to apply. A Student pursuing an LLM programme from a college/university recognized by the Bar Council of India may also apply.

  1. Students may apply for the following posts[1]:

 Content Editors

Number of Posts – 04

CEs shall oversee review of manuscripts and select articles worthy of publication, for ex; article’s contribution to existing literature. CEs are also responsible for major edits on submissions made.

They shall also guide and co-ordinate with the author to help prepare a publishable article.

  1. Technical Editors

Number of Posts – 02

TEs shall ensure consistency in Format of the work submitted, for ex; articles to follow British English spelling conventions, undertaking plagiarism checks, complying  article with BlueBook style of Citation (19th Edition), ensuring consistency within the article as regards content and references.

  1. Publications and Designs Editor

Number of Posts – 02

DEs shall Co-ordinate with the Editors to determine placement, design layout and format of publication.

Application Deadline:

5th July 2017

 

To applyplease email your resume and cover letter to president@nilsindia.org

For further information, please contact:

Netra Nair, at vp-publications@nilsindia.org

 

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