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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 on 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 have 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 major 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.


The Title has been accepted by Scopus


Dear Authors, Reviewers, Editors, and Readers of the Journal of Law and Legal Reform,

We are happy to inform you that the Journal of Law and Legal Reform has successfully been accepted by Scopus, a prestigious international journal database. We extend our heartfelt gratitude for your unwavering support in developing this journal.  Happy New Year to everyone, and may 2024 be filled with inspiration for all. 


Ridwan Arifin
Editor Journal of Law and Legal Reform

Vol 4 No 4 (2023): Contemporary Development of Law Reform in Indonesia and the Global

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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 at: [email protected]