Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Ilmiah ADvokasi (JIAD) is an academic journal for Legal Studies published by Faculty of Law, Labuhanbatu University. It aims primarily to facilitate scholarly and professional discussions over current developments on legal issues in Indonesia as well as to publish innovative legal researches concerning Indonesian laws and legal system. The focus and scope of this journal are legal problems in the fields of Private Laws, Administration Laws, Business Laws, Constitutional Laws, Criminal Laws, International Laws, Islamic Laws, and Legal Philosophy.

 

Section Policies

Articles

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Peer Review Process

The process of manuscript review in JDH by using Peer-Review mechanism. The implementation is started from the phase of inputting data by the author. The manuscript that already submitted will be forwarded by managing editor toward reviewer based on the the field of law. Within a specified time, the reviewer will assess eligibility of the manuscript and return it to the author to be repaired which appropriate with the suggestions that have been made reviewer. Then, the author make improvements in accordance with the recommendation of reviewer. The result of improvements that have been delivered in accordance will be fixed by time for reassessment eligibility. If the manuscript has been declared and it is eligible, the next phase is the process of editing the manuscript, scheduling, and the last phase is the publication.

 

Publication Frequency

Jurnal Ilmiah Advokasi published periodically in March and September

 

Open Access Policy

Readers have right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in Jurnal Ilmiah Advokasi. This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Copyright Licensing

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work

 

Publication Ethic

Jurnal Ilmiah Advokasi is a peer-reviewed journal committed to uphold the highest standards of publication ethics. In order to provide our readers with a journal of highest quality, we state the following principles of Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement. All articles not in accordance with these standards will be removed from the publication at any time even after the publication. In accordance with the code of conduct we will report any cases of suspected plagiarism or duplicate publishing to the relevant authorities. Masalah-Masalah Hukum reserves the right to use plagiarism-detecting software to screen submitted papers at all times.

Authors:

  1. Authors must ensure that they have written original works.
  2. Authors must ensure that the manuscript has not been issued elsewhere.
  3. Authors are responsible for language editing before submitting the article.
  4. Authors submitting their works to the journal for publication as original articles confirm that the submitted works represent their authors’ contributions and have not been copied or plagiarized in whole or in part from other works without clearly citing.
  5. Authors must notify the Jurnal Masalah Masalah Hukum of any conflicts of interest.
  6. Authors must report any errors they discover in their manuscript to the Jurnal Masalah Masalah Hukum.
  7. Any work or words of other authors, contributors, or sources should be appropriately credited and referenced.
  8. An author agrees to the license agreement before submitting the article.
  9. All articles must be submitted using online submission procedure.

Editorial Board:

  1. Editorial Board must ensure a fair peer-review of the submitted articles for publication.
  2. Editorial Board must disclose any conflicts of interest.
  3. Editorial Board must ensure that all the information related to the submitted manuscripts is kept as confidential before publishing.
  4. Editorial Board must evaluate manuscripts only for their intellectual content.
  5. Editor-in-Chief will coordinate the work of the editors.

Reviewers:

  1. Reviewers evaluate manuscripts based on content without regard to ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship, religious belief or political philosophy of the authors.
  2. Reviewers must ensure that all the information related to submitted manuscripts is kept as confidential and must report to the Editor-in-Chief if they are aware of copyright infringement and plagiarism on the author’s side.
  3. Reviewers must evaluate the submitted works objectively as well as present clearly their opinions on the works in a clear way in the review form.
  4. Reviewers must keep information pertaining to the manuscript confidential.
  5. A reviewer who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible should notify the Editor-in-Chief and excuse himself from the review process.

 

Plagiarism Check

Plagiarism screening will be conducted by Jurnal Ilmiah Advokasi Editorial Board using www.turnitin.com

 

Article Publishing Fee

Jurnal Ilmiah Advokasi does not charge any fees to the author. There are no fees for reviewing, editing or publishing.

 

Indexing