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Submission Guidelines

Instructions for Authors

The Journal of Business Law is now accepting submissions for Volume 23 (2020-2021). Submissions may be made through Scholastica  or ExpressO .


Submit to University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law 


ExpressO Law Review


The Journal of Business Law welcomes articles that address all aspects of business law and policy. The Journal accepts articles with less than 30,000 words (including footnotes), and preference will be given to articles with 25,000 words or less. 

Articles will be published in four issues, and decisions will be made on a rolling basis. The Journal of Business Law carefully reviews every submission that is received. All articles that are accepted for publication are thoroughly reviewed by both the articles editors and the Editor-in-Chief. All offers of publication will provide authors with at least seven days to make a decision.

Submission-related inquiries should be addressed to the Editor-in-Chief who may be reached via email at