Submission of manuscripts

AIO seeks to publish original research papers that make a significant contribution to all fields of legal studies and research. Discussions, book reviews, notes and information’s are also accepted for publication.

  • No fees or charges are required for manuscript processing or publishing of the papers.
  • Authors are encouraged to submit their articles electronically – via email at editors address: redakce.aio@upol.cz
  • Sending a manuscript indicates that papers is not actively under consideration for publication with other journals.
  • Manuscripts should not extends recommended extent of:
    • 15 – 25 pages (27,000 – 45,000 characters, including spaces) for articles
    • 2 – 10 pages (3,600 – 18,000 characters, including spaces) for discussions, book reviews, notes and information’s.
  • Manuscripts should be written in Czech, Slovak or English and must include: title, names, e-mail addresses and affiliations of all authors, abstract (100 – 150 words), keywords (5 – 10), introduction, main text and conclusion. The preferred format is MS Word (.doc and .docx documents). Text of papers should be properly divided into separate paragraphs; each paragraph starting in a new line. For quotations and notes please, use the automatic function – Insert / Footnote. All notes should be numbered automatically.
  • For footnotes, references and quotations style see journals´ Style Sheet.