Publication Ethics

E-JOURNAL LENTERA HUKUM sets high standards of ethical behavior by all parties involved in the journal publication, i.e.: authors, journal editors, peer-reviewers, and the publisher. As a peer-reviewed journal, the Journal is committed to applying publication ethics as ethical guidelines in our three issues in a year.

Publication's Ethical Guidelines. The publication of each article in the Journal is a prominent component in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is regarded as a direct reflection on the quality of works contributed by authors and acknowledged by institutions supporting them. As the publisher, the Journal takes its duties of guardship over all stages of publication and recognizes kinds of ethical responsibilities. It involves all parties in the journal publication, i.e.: authors, journal editors, peer-reviewers, and the publisher.

Publication Decisions. Editors are responsible to take into consideration on the process of decision with regard to articles submitted to the Journal. Editors should be in accordance with the guidelines and policies of the Journal and constrained by ethical and legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, plagiarism, and copyrights infringement. The editor may confer other editors or reviewers in making publication decisions based on research fields.