«The Reign of Law»

Provision on the procedure of reviewing manuscripts


on the procedure of reviewing manuscripts of articles,

submitted for publication in the scientific periodical

edition “The Power of Law"

1. General Provisions

1.1 Manuscripts of all received articles are subject to mandatory review.

1.2 The article coming into the wording is registered, and assigned a unique number. Manuscripts that do not contain contact information about authors and designed without taking into account the Regulations of registration and submission of manuscripts for publication in the journal "The Power of Law" are not considered and are not reviewed.

1.3 The review on the article is discussed by the editorial board and serves as the basis for the decision about the publication or the refusal to publish the manuscripts. The decision is made within a period not exceeding three months from the date of receipt of the manuscript.

1.4 The editorial board does not keep the manuscripts not accepted for publication. Manuscripts accepted for publication will not be returned.

1.5 The editorial board informs authors about results of reviews. Reviews are submitted to the Higher Attestation Commission (HAC) upon request of expert councils.

1.6 The editorial board provides review of all incoming materials corresponding to its theme, with the aim of their expert evaluation. All reviewers are acknowledged experts on the subject of reviewed materials and have in the last three years the publications on the subject of reviewed articles. Reviews are stored in the publishing house and editorial office for seven years.

1.7 The editorial board sends copies of reviews to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation by receipt of the editors of publication the corresponding request.

2 Reviewers

2.1 Reviewing is fulfilled by scientists with a recognized authority and working in the field of knowledge to which the content of the manuscript belongs. For reviewing of manuscripts of articles as reviewers members of the editorial council and the editorial board may be invited.

2.2 The reviewer can not be the author or co-author of the work under review, as well as supervisors of degree candidates and staff units, in which the author works.

2.3 Reviewing of manuscripts will be confidential in order to protect the author's rights. Breach of confidentiality is possible in the case of the application of the reviewer about the falsification of the submissions.

3 Review requirements

3.1 Review is signed by the reviewer with the breakdown of surname, name and patronymic, the indication of scientific degree, academic rank, position occupied by the reviewer, the date and e-mail addresses.

3.2 The content of the review should reflect the following main points:

- relevance of the article, including a brief rationale for the formulation and solution of the legal problem and its significance;

- scientific novelty of the research direction, which is expressed in a scientific result, substantiated by the author;

- adequacy of the study material;

- compliance of findings with objectives of proposed research;

- quality of elaboration of normative and literary sources;

- compliance of text of article with Regulations of typography and submission of manuscripts for publication in the journal "The Power of Law".

3.3 The final part of the review should contain reasonable conclusions of article manuscript as a whole and a clear recommendation about whether it should be published in the journal or on the need for its revision.

Conclusions on the need to refine the text are specified in the case of non-compliance of the manuscript to one or several criteria (see para. 3.2.).

3.4 The review should contain advice to the author to improve the manuscript.

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