Publication Ethics

JURNAL MAHASISWA HUKUM (E-ISSN :XXXX XXXX) is a reviewed journal published by LPPM UNISI. This statement describes the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the process of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, chief editor, editorial board, reviewers and publisher.

Ethical Guidelines for Journal Publication

The publication of an article in a reviewed JURNAL MAHASISWA HUKUM is an important building block in the development of a coherent and recognized knowledge network. This is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. The reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. Therefore, it is important to agree on standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: authors, journal editors, reviewers, publishers and the public.Indragiri Islamic University as the publisher of the JURNAL MAHASISWA HUKUM takes the task of maintaining all stages of publishing very seriously and we are aware of our ethics and other responsibilities. We are committed to ensuring that publication is in accordance with the joint decision of the Journal's editorial board.

Publication Decision

The Editor JURNAL MAHASISWA HUKUM is responsible for deciding which submitted articles should be published. The validation of the work and its importance to researchers and readers should always drive those decisions. Editors can be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and limited by applicable legal provisions, such as defamation, copyright infringement and plagiarism. Editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making this decision.

Aspect of Fairness & Confidentiality

The Editor at any time evaluates manuscripts for the intellectual content of the authors without regard to the race, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, ethnicity, citizenship, or political views of the authors. The Editor and any section Editor must not disclose any information about submitted manuscripts to anyone other than author, reviewer, other editorial board as appropriate, and publisher, as appropriate.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest

Unpublished material in a submitted manuscript may not be used in the editor's own research without the written consent of the author.

Reviewer Task 

Contribution to Editorial Decisions Reviewers assist editors in making editorial decisions and can assist authors in improving the quality of manuscripts through the editor. 

Speed ​​and Confidentiality 

Any selected reviewers who feel they are not qualified/interested in reviewing the manuscript or do not have enough time to study it must immediately notify the editor and withdraw from the review process. Every manuscript received for review must be treated as a confidential document. Manuscripts must not be distributed or discussed with others unless authorized by the editor. 

Objectivity Standards 

Reviews must be carried out objectively. Personal criticism of the author is not appropriate to convey. Reviewers must state their views clearly with supporting arguments. Reviewers must identify relevant published works that have not been cited by the authors. A statement that an observation, derivation, or argument has been previously reported must be accompanied by a relevant citation. The reviewer must also notify the editor of any substantial similarities or overlap between the manuscript under consideration and any other published article. 

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest 

Information or ideas obtained in the review process must be kept confidential and not used for personal gain. Reviewers must reject manuscripts in which they have a conflict of interest resulting from competition, collaboration, or other relationships and connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions associated with the manuscript.

Author assignment 


Standards The author of the original research report must present an accurate report of the work performed and in accordance with the focus and scope of the research. Underlying data must be accurately included in the manuscript. A manuscript must contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Reporting fraud or intentionally providing inaccurate information is unethical behavior and is unacceptable. 

Originality and Plagiarism 

Authors should ensure that they have written entirely original work, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others, these have been properly cited. Multiple,

Redundant and Concurrent Publishing

 An author may not publish manuscripts that describe the essence of the same research in more than one journal or major publication. Submission of the same manuscript to more than one concurrent journal constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable. Proper acknowledgment of the work of others should always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the work to be reported.

 List of Manuscript

Authors Authors should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, conduct, or interpretation of the research being reported. Everyone who has made a significant contribution must be listed as a co-author. Persons or other parties who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they must be recognized or registered as contributors. Corresponding authors must ensure that all suitable authors are listed in the manuscript and no non-conforming authors, and that all authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.

 Disclosure and Conflict of Interest 

All authors must disclose in their manuscript any substantive or financial conflict of interest that might be construed to influence the results or interpretation of their manuscript. All sources of financial support for the project must be disclosed. 

Fundamental Errors in Published

Works When the author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in the published work, it is the author's obligation to immediately notify the editor of the journal or publisher and work with the editor to withdraw or correct the manuscript.