Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
Transnational Business Law Journal is a journal published by the Department of Transnational Business Law, Faculty of Law Universitas Padjadjaran. Transnational Business Law Journal publishes its articles annually every February and August. The articles published by Transnational Business Law Journal are scientific articles that explain a research result and analytical review The Journal's scope includes the following: International Trade Policy; International Trade Theory; Multilateral and Regional Trade; Regimes Commercial Arbitration; Globalization Development and Trade; Foreign Direct Investment and Trade; Transnational Corporations and Trade; Emerging Markets; National and Regional Studies; Commercial Policy; International Institutions; International Financial Markets and Institutions; Shipping Law; Private International Law.
Online ISSN: 2747-0210
Print ISSN: 2722-1105
Please see our Publication Ethics on the journal main page.
The manuscript must not have been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. The manuscript shall contain similarity below 20%, Manuscript containing similarity above 20% will be returned to the author. (will be checked with plagiarism tools Turnitin).
BLIND PEER REVIEW
This journal runs a method of double anonymized peer review. Initially, all submissions would be reviewed for suitability for the journal by the editor. Papers considered acceptable are then submitted to a minimum of two qualified specialist reviewers. The definitive judgment involving approval or denial of publications is the responsibility of the Editor. The decision by the Editor is final.
An article title should be concise, with a maximum of 15 words.
The article should contain an abstract, a short summary of about 200 words.
Please provide approximately five keywords that describe the content of your contribution in alphabetical order.
State the aims of the work and include a background issues context, avoiding a detailed review of literature or a description of the findings.
Research Methods (Tentative)
Provide sufficient details to allow the work to be reproduced by an independent researcher. Methods that are already published should be summarized and indicated by a reference. If quoting directly from a previously published method, use quotation marks and also cite the source. Any modifications to existing methods should also be described.
Discussion and Results
Results should be clear and concise. Discussion This should explore the significance of the results of the work, not repeat them. A combined Results and Discussion section is often appropriate. Avoid extensive citations and discussion of published literature.
The main conclusions of the study may be presented in a short Conclusions section, which may stand alone or form a subsection of a Discussion or Results and Discussion section.
All references cited must be arranged in a list of alphabetical order grouped by Books, Journals. Laws and Regulations, and Other Sources
The title is written by using short sentences but is sufficient for describing the content (substance) of the manuscript as a whole (informative and descriptive) and written in Times New Roman All Caps, Bold, size 12.
All author(s) names should be included after the manuscript title, including both the current affiliation as well as the e-mail address of the author(s) provided in the first footnote of the manuscript using (*).
The Words limits for a manuscript is between 8000 to 10.000 words, including footnotes and
Manuscripts should be submitted in MS WORD (Docx) format.
Font and Spacing
Manuscripts should be written with Arial, font size 11, single spacing; A4 paper with a top and left margin of 4 cm, bottom, and right margin of 3 cm. The first paragraph in each section is indented by 0.7 cm.
Only articles in English will be considered for publication. Manuscripts should be written in standard English while using 'ize’ and ‘ization’ instead of ‘ise’ and ‘isation'. Preferred reference source is the Oxford English Dictionary. However, in case of quotations, the original spelling should be maintained. Manuscripts will be returned to the author if the English is below standard. In case of doubt about the correct use of the English language, we will offer language service by author expenses and author could have their text checked by a native speaker on his own before submitting it.
Tables and figures
Tables should be self-explanatory, and their content should not be repeated in the text. Do not tabulate unnecessarily. Tables should be numbered and should include concise titles. Figures should be submitted separately in high quality: .tif or .jpg files with a resolution of at least 600 dpi. Image material that has been downloaded from the internet generally is not acceptable due to low resolution.
Please submit your Manuscript via http://jurnal.fh.unpad.ac.id/index.php/transbuslj/about/submissions
Please use footnotes to reference with the following format:
Author Name (S), Book Title, Edition1, Place of Publishing: Publisher, Year of Publication, Page of Quotation.
1. Abeyratne, Ruwantissa, Convention on International Civil Aviation: A Commentary, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2013, p.1.
2. Dierikx, Marc, Clipping the Clouds: How Air Travel Changed the World: How Air Travel Changed the World. London: Praeger,2008, p.90.
3. Levinson, Jay, and Granot, Hayim, Transportation Disaster Response Handbook, New York: Academic Press, 2002, p. 243.
Part of Book:
The Article's Author Name, "Article Title" in the main Book compiled by the Editor, Publishing Place: Publisher, Year of Publication, Page.
1. E. A. Alkaema, “Constitutional Law” in Introduction to Dutch Law, compiled by Jeroen Chorus (et.al.), South Holland: Kluwer Law International, 2006, p. 26.
Author’s Name, "Article’s Title", Journal’s Name, Volume, Number, Year, Page of Quotation.
1. Lesley A. Jacobs, “Rights and Quarantine during the SARS Global Health Crisis: Differentiated Legal Consciousness in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Toronto”, Law & Society Review, Vol. 41, No. 3, September 2007, p. 513.
Author Name, "Article Title", Journal’s Name, Volume, Number, Year, Page of Quotation, journal’s website (if available).
1. Jessica Howard, “Invoking State Responsibility for Aiding the Commission of International Crimes-Australia, the United States and the Question of East Timor”, Melbourne Journal of International Law, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2001, p. 1, http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/journals/HCRev/2001/34.html.
Internet Citation/Online Media:
Author’s Name, "Title of the Post", Website Address, Date of access/download.
1. Ghea Jhon, “COVID-19 International Regulations Revisited“, http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers/cfm?abstract_id=1650432, downloaded on 28th of July 2013.
Laws and Regulations:
Article's number, name of the convention, and its number and/or year of publication.
1. Article 1 Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago Convention) 1944.
Ibid, Op.cit., Loc.cit.
Ibid is short for Ibidem which means 'in the same place', which is used when a quotation is taken from the same source as preceding it, that is not interrupted by another source or footnote.
Op.cit. is an abbreviation of opera citato meaning 'in the same essay', which is used to refer to a book or a previously mentioned source on another page and has been punctuated by other sources. If the author's name is the same and the book is quoted more than once, it is worth mentioning a portion of the title of the book or the source to avoid mistakes.
Loc.cit is an abbreviation of loco citato which means 'in the previously mentioned place', which is used to refer to a previously mentioned book or source on the same page and has been punctuated by other sources (footnotes).
1. Ruwantissa Abeyratne, Convention on International Civil Aviation: A Commentary, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2013, p.214.
2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2004, “Fact Sheet: Basic Information about SARS”, https://www.cdc.gov/sars/about/fs-SARS.pdf, p. 1. downloaded on 19th of December 2020.
4. Jerome Barron, Thomas Dienes, Constitutional Law in a Nutshell, United States of America: West Publishing Co., 1991, pp. 17-18.
5. Ruwantissa Abeyratne, Loc. Cit.
7. Ruwantissa Abeyratne, Op. Cit., p. 23.
'References' is a list of alphabetically arranged references (a-z) which consists of Author's Name, Book's Title, Publisher, Place of Publishing, Year of Publication. The author's name is written without a title; For foreign writers, the family name should be written first followed by the first name; For Indonesian authors who have or do not have a surname, the names are written as it is – it does not have to be reversed; If a reference in the bibliography consists of more than one row, then the second and the subsequent rows should be written slightly indented by the size of 0.6 cm space within the paragraph.
Abeyratne, Ruwantissa Aviation, and International Cooperation: Human and Public Policy Issues, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2015.
Abeyratne, Ruwantissa, Convention on International Civil Aviation: A Commentary, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2013.
Dierikx, Marc, Clipping the Clouds: How Air Travel Changed the World: How Air Travel Changed the World. London: Praeger,2008.
Levinson, Jay, and Granot, Hayim, Transportation Disaster Response Handbook, New York: Academic Press, 2002.
IATA, 2003, “Airlines Refine Battle Plans to Fight SARS More Government Action Needed”, https://www.iata.org/en/pressroom/pr/2003-04-24-02/, downloaded on 14th of September 2020.
ICAO “Security and Facilitation”, https://www.icao.int/Security/FAL/ANNEX9/Pages/default.aspx, downloaded on 15th of September 2020.
Jacobs, Lesley A., “Rights and Quarantine during the SARS Global Health Crisis: Differentiated Legal Consciousness in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Toronto”, Law & Society Review, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2007.
Lau, Hien, et al., "The association between International and Domestic Air Traffic and The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak," Journal of Microbiology, Immunology, and Infection, Vol. 53, No. 3, 2020.