Call for papers

R&S focuses on the various juridical and academic aspects of the relationship between law and science as well as on their impact on research and innovation activities in the European, international and national legal systems, economies and societies.

The journal adopts a multidisciplinary and international perspective, emphasizing the current problems and challenges arising scientific activities, with particular attention to the freedom of research and its limits, the ethical issues, the organisational aspects of science and innovation.

Furthermore, the review will be opened to the insights concerning the relation between science and technology and other disciplines such as philosophy, ethics, economics, sociology, and history.

Papers must be original and unpublished. The contributions must be written in Standard English.

Formal aspects and criteria for publication are found on the website :

The access to the online journal is completely free of costs or registration (open access).

Deadline: soon