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The Journal of Law and Legal Reform {ISSN Print 2715-0941, ISSN Online 2715-0968} is a double-blind peer-reviewed law journal and scholarly journal with a national and international outlook, published by Universitas Negeri Semarang and organized by Postgraduate Program Faculty of Law Universitas Negeri Semarang. The Journal seeks to disseminate information and views on matters relating to law reform, including developments in case and statute law, as well as proposals for law reform, be they from formal law reform bodies or from other institutions or individuals. The Journal publishes articles, case and legislation, notes and comments, and reviews of books on law reform-related themes that offer insightful commentary on Indonesian and comparative law. It is published quarterly in January, April, July, and October. This law journal also promotes legal scholarship in its political, philosophical, and social contexts. The Journal of Law and Legal Reform has a high commitment to respond and provide growing demand among scholars, legislators, and practitioners of law in the private and public sectors for a forum for authoritative views on law reform in Indonesia, Asia, and the World. A related purpose is to provide a systematic review of significant initiatives for reform of laws and legal practice. The Journal of Law and Legal Reform publishes cutting-edge legal scholarship by both academics and legal practitioners. Established in 2019, the Journal finds its roots in a desire to propose constructive, well-reasoned reforms in all areas of the law.

Title  : Journal of Law and Legal Reform
Editor in Chief : Assoc. Prof. Dr. Indah Sri Utari, S.H., M.Hum.
ISSN : p-ISSN 2715-0941 | e-ISSN 2715-0968
DOI Prefix : 10.15294/jllr
Publisher : Faculty of Law Universitas Negeri Semarang
Frequency : Quarterly [January, April, July, and October]

Current Issue

Vol. 5 No. 1 (2024): January, 2024
					View Vol. 5 No. 1 (2024): January, 2024

ISSN:  2715-0941 (Print) 2715-0968 (Online)
First Publication: 2020
Full English Language: 2020 - present
Publisher: Faculty of Law, Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia
Duration: Approx. 30 days to the first decision
Acceptance Rate: 45% of the total submissions
Frequency: Quarterly (January, April, July, October)
Audience: Legal scholars, Legal Practitioners
Topic: A Discourse of Law Reform in Indonesia and Beyond
Geographical Diversity: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Hungary, Russia, Japan, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Timor-Leste
Indexing: DOAJ, SINTA, GarudaCrossref, Scopus

Published: 01/31/2024


  • The Importance of Non-Conviction Based (NCB) Regulations For Asset Confiscation in Illegal Investment

    Asmarani Ramli, Dodik Setiawan Nur Heriyanto, Fezer Tamas, Dian Latifiani (Author)
  • Carbon Trading as a New Paradigm for Indonesia's Polluter Pays Principle

    Erwin Syahruddin, Rahmat Saputra, Andre Cardenas, Alizah Ali (Author)
  • Ramifications of Divorce by Dayak Customary Law: Exploring Legal Consequences in Indonesian Legal System

    Itok Dwi Kurniawan, Ismawati Septiningsih, Jose Gama Santos (Author)
  • False Transaction vs Wash Trading: Addressing the Gap to Rebuild Market Confidence (Legal Implication in Indonesia and United States Capital Market Law)

    Fajar Sugianto, Shintaro Tokuyama (Author)
  • Choice of Arbitrators Regarding Dispute Settlement (Comparing Indonesia and Russia)

    Jafar Sidik, Oleg Orlov, Asep Rozali, Dewi Sulistianingsih (Author)
  • Urgency Supreme Court Circular Letter Number 2 of 2023 in the Judicial Process of Interfaith Marriage Registration

    Zainal Arifin, Naufal Ghani Bayhaqi, David Pradhan (Author)
  • Unveiling the Surge in Corruption: A Menacing Threat to Indonesia's Stability in Anti-Corruption Law Reform

    Diandra Preludio Ramada, Indah Sri Utari (Author)
  • Paradigmatic Problems of Industrial Relation Dispute Settlement on the Perspective of Pancasila Industrial Relations

    Aries Harianto (Author)
  • Regulation and Application of the Doctrine of Res Ipsa Loquitur in the Settlement of Consumer Disputes in Indonesia

    Aam Suryamah, Deviana Yuanitasari, Irene Maria Angela, Muhammadafeefee Assalihee (Author)
  • Disparity in the Doctrine of Promissory Estoppel between Indonesia, the Philippines and the United Kingdom

    Dolot Alhasni Bakung, Thanh Nga Pham, Mohamad Hidayat Muhtar (Author)
  • Reformulation of Commercial Court Authority Regulations Relation to the Arbitration Clause

    Huzaimah Al-Anshori, Emi Puasa Handayani, Gautam Kumar Jha (Author)
  • Enhancing Legal Certainty for Consumers in Apartment Unit Trade: A Comparative Analysis of Dispute Settlement Agreements in Indonesia and the Netherlands

    Salma Suroyya Yuniyanti, Frency Siska, Azni binti Mohd Dian (Author)
  • The Role of Music Aggregator Distribution Toward Music Performers in View of the Three Pillars of the Copyright System

    Zeehan Fuad Attamimi, Amalina Ahmad Tajudin, Fadhil Umar (Author)
  • Measuring Ex Officio Judge Rights and Application of the Ultra Petitum Partium Principle in Deciding Cases in Religious Courts

    Moh Ali (Author)
  • The Character of Peace in Judges’ Customary Criminal Receptions as Restorative Justice

    Hazar Kusmayanti, Sherly Ayuna Putri, Efa Laela Fakhriah, Ramalinggam Rajamanickam (Author)
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Regarding the paperless policy at our institution, we do not provide printed journals and or any documents in print. All documents will be provided online. If the author wants the printed version of the journal and the certificate of authorship, please contact our editor (charge will be applied). Journal of Law and Legal Reform is committed to providing the best articles related to the field of law and or related studies that contribute both nationally and internationally. Journal of Law and Legal Reform provides an opportunity for anyone, whether students, lecturers, researchers, or legal practitioners to send their best manuscript to the Journal. Journal of Law and Legal Reform accepts manuscripts throughout the year, and there is deadline (specific time) for receipt of manuscripts except for certain topics. Journal of Law and Legal Reform also welcome opportunities for cooperation in publishing the results of Seminars and Conferences in Special or Regular Issues, for further information please contact the editor by email.