Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Hukum Novelty is a peer-reviewed journal published by Faculty of Law, Universitas Ahmad Dahlan. This journal published two times a year in April and October. Jurnal Hukum Novelty offers instantaneous open access to its content in order to make research easily available to the public so it will support a wide exchange of knowledge.

The aim of this journal is to offer a venue for academicians, researchers, and practitioners for publishing their original research articles or review articles. The scope of the articles published in this journal deals with a broad range of topics in the fields of Criminal Law, Civil Law, International Law, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Islamic Law, Economic Law, Medical Law, Adat Law, Environmental Law and another section related to contemporary issues in law or interconnection study with Legal Studies in accordance with the principle of novelty.

P-ISSN: 1412 6834

E-ISSN: 2550 0090


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Jurnal Hukum Novelty uses a double-blind system for peer review. The identities of both reviewers and authors remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by at least two experts who are typically involved in reviewing a manuscript.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Hukum Novelty published biannually; April and October.


Open Access Policy

This journal is an open access journal which provides immediate, worldwide, barrier-free access to the full text of all published articles without charge readers or their institutions for access. Readers have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in Jurnal Hukum Novelty. This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Author Fee

Jurnal Hukum Novelty is an open-access journal. Readers can read and download any full text articles free of charge. In addition, for the reprinted journal the author could order it with some eligible rates. 

In order to improve the quality of journal management, as of January 01, 2022, Jurnal Hukum Novety amends the article processing policy. All accepted articles in January 2021 Edition and forth subject to the Article Processing Charge (APC) of IDR 1,500,000 for the local author or USD 100 for the foreign author. 

The author can pay the submission fee to the Mandir Bank Account Number 1370017758869 in the name of Muhammad Nur (SWIFT CODE: BMRIIDJA)


Plagiarism Policy

  1. Plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not allowed.
  2. The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others that this has been appropriately cited or quoted.
  3. An author should not, in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.
  4. Proper acknowledgment of the work of others must always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work.


Publication Ethics Statement

Jurnal Hukum Novelty is a peer reviewed journal. The statement clarifies ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing an articles this journar, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher (Universitas Ahmad Dahlan). The statement is based on COPE's Best Practice Guidelines for journal Editors.