International Journal of Language & Law (JLL)

Language & Law is an open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed e-journal which offers a forum for research on the interdependence of language and law in all of its facets, from theoretical approaches to practical problems. The journal is entirely free of charge to authors and readers, and publishes content under a CC-BY license. It is edited by Prof. Dr. Friedemann Vogel and Dr. Dr. Hanjo Hamann.

In terms of statistics, JLL received submissions from six continents* since 1 Jan 2017. (a) Co-authorship: The average JLL submission had 1.8 authors. (b) Turn-around: 52.3 days was the average duration from submission to editorial decision, none was longer than 94 days. (c) Rejection rate: 53 % of submissions were rejected, 20 % of which desk-rejections (not sent out for external peer-review). Of those sent out for review, 75 % were reviewed by one lawyer and one linguist.

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* Submissions originated from Albania, Australia, Austria, China/Hongkong, Colombia, Croatia, Germany, Greece, Italy, Kenya, Nigeria, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

Vol 7: EU Legal Culture and Translation

Note: This issue was launched with an eponymous special issue by guest editors Vilelmini Sosoni & Łucja Biel, but additional articles may be added as they come in.

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Table of Contents

Vilelmini Sosoni, Łucja Biel
Martina Bajčić
Sofiya Kartalova
Anna Jopek-Bosiacka
Aleksandra Čavoški
Elpida Loupaki