JLMI Call for papers - issue no. 3/2023

The Call for papers can be downloaded here or read in the viewer at the bottom of this page.


The JLMI welcomes submissions on any of its areas of interest (for details,  see https://www.ojs.unito.it/index.php/JLMI/about).


Torts and innovation

This thematic call concerns the third Issue of Volume 2. It is to be published at the end of November 2023 on Torts and innovation. The Call aims at contributions that explore such issues as how the rules and policies of tort law aect innovation, with an emphasis on a comparative perspective; how can tort doctrines (and private law doctrines, more generally) be reconigured to encourage innovation in our society; innovation within tort law itself; innovative approaches to regulation; novel remedies that are capable of accommodating new products and processes. The list of topics is merely illustrative, and by no means exhaustive.

Prospective articles should be submitted in the form of abstract (around 800 words) or draft articles (see below) to submissions.jlmi@iuse.it by 14 April 2023 The Editorial Board plans to notify Authors on the outcome of the selection process by 23 April 2023. Final articles shall be delivered by 20 July 2023 and should conform to the journal style guide that is based on OSCOLA (link here; short version here). It is the Authors’ responsibility to carefully align their paper to OSCOLA’s criteria. Also, each accepted Author must guarantee English proof reading of their paper. Typically, the JLMI accepts contributions within the range of 10,000 to 15,000 words, including footnotes, but both shorter and longer articles will be considered. Pre-selected articles will be subject to single-blind peer review. For further information, or for consultation on a potential submission, you can contact us by email at editors.jlmi@iuse.it.