Articles must be typed and single-sided. They must be double-spaced, with one
Once an offer of publication has been extended by the Law Review and accepted by
the author, the author will be required to provide an electronic copy of the
article in MS Word.
The UMKC Law Review uses footnotes for citation. All footnotes should conform to
A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed.), also known as The Bluebook. The
Bluebook is distributed by the Harvard Law Review Association, Gannett House,
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138.
All illustrations, graphs, tables and charts must be numbered and given suitable
legends. Authors must indicate in the article the appropriate portions of such
graphics. Authors will be expected to provide an electronic copy for each graphic.
SELECTION AND EDITING TIMETABLE
Upon receipt, the Articles Editor of the UMKC Law Review will acknowledge the
submission of articles. Authors will be notified of publication decisions as
timely as possible, depending on the length of the article. Accepted articles
will be published as quickly as possible, depending on the need for author
assistance in the editorial process.
PROOF PAGES AND AUTHOR
Authors will have an opportunity to view one set of proof pages prior to
publication. Proof pages will reflect textual and technical revisions made
throughout the editorial process. Prior to sending the issue to print, the
Managing Editor assigned to the article will contact the author concerning