Participants are allowed to submit one article only; multiple or incomplete submissions will lead to disqualification.
Co-authorship is permitted, up to two. Submission shall be in the English language only.
Word limit of the submission is 1,500 – 2,000 words, excluding footnotes.
The manuscript(s) must be in Microsoft Word (MS-Word) format, with the font size 12 in Times New Roman with 1.5 line spacing for the main text and size 10 in Times New Roman with single line spacing for footnotes, and authors must adhere to the OSCOLA citation format for footnotes.
Any submission that is found to be plagiarized shall be disqualified from the Competition. To protect the creative interest plagiarism shall be permitted only upto 20%.
The essay should be the original work of the authors and should not have been published in any form or manner before. Faculty of Law, University of Lucknow will not be responsible for any claims made by any parties regarding copyright infringements in the works submitted by authors.
Copyright of the submission shall remain with the Faculty of Law, University of Lucknow.