Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Poros Hukum (JPH) is a peer-reviewed law journal published by the Faculty of Law, Universitas Padjadjaran. JBMH publishes its articles annually every November and May.

The articles published by JPH are scientific articles that explain a research result and analytical review in the field of law.

We are publishing articles under the scope of:
  • Economic Law;
  • Private Law;
  • Criminal Law;
  • Environmental Law;
  • International Law;
  • Constitutional Law;
  • Information, Communication, and Telecommunication (ICT) Law;
  • Administrative Law;
  • Transnational and Business Law.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Jurnal Poros Hukum (JPH) published the only paper strictly following JPH guidelines and template for preparation manuscript. All submitted manuscripts are going through a double-blind peer review process. Those papers are read by editorial members (upon field of specialization) and will be screened by Managing Editor to meet necessary criteria of JPH publication. Manuscripts will be sent to two reviewers based on their historical experience in reviewing manuscript or based on their field of specialisation. JPH has reviewing forms in order to keep same items reviewed by two reviewers. Then editorial board make a decision upon the reviewers comments or advice. Reviewers give their assessment on originality, clarity of presentation, contribution to the field/science, JPH has four kind of decisions:

  • Accepted, as it is
  • Accepted by Minor Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Accepted by Major Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Rejected (generally, on grounds of outside of scope and aim, major technical description problems, lack of clarity of presentation)

For checking Plagiarism, Editorial Board will screen plagiarism with using Turnitin Program. If it is found plagiarism indication (above 30%), editorial board will reject manuscript immediately.


Publication Frequency

Journal that is published regularly twice a year in November and Mei


Open Access Policy

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.


Publication Ethics


Indexing Site