Events & Announcements

Vol. 95 Emerging Scholar Award: Request for Submissions

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce the 2017 Emerging Scholar Award. This exclusive publication opportunity is open to all scholars who (1) have received their J.D. as of March 1, 2017, (2) have not yet accepted a tenure-track teaching position, and (3) have not held a full-time teaching position for more than three years.

The selected recipient will receive an award of $500, and the Denver Law Review will publish the winning entry in Issue 1, Volume 95, scheduled for early 2018.

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2017 Symposium – Justice Reinvestment: The Solution to Mass Incarceration?

Feb. 2 & 3, 2017 - Justice Reinvestment: The Solution to Mass Incarceration? The Denver Law Review presents its annual symposium on whether justice reinvestment initiatives are effective tools to end mass incarceration.

Registration is now open. Pending up to 14 CLEs.


Denver Law Review Announces 2016 Emerging Scholar Award Winner

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce that it has selected Adam Feldman, a Ph.D. student at the University of Southern California, for the 2016 Emerging Scholar Award.

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DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue, Navigating the Nuance: Pressing Issues in M&A Law and Practice

DLR Online's new special issue, Navigating the Nuance: Pressing Issues in M&A Law and Practice, features eleven student articles covering recent topics in mergers and acquisitions. This is the first collaboration between the Denver Law Review, DLR Online, and Professor Michael R. Siebecker. 
 
Prior special issues from the DLR Online can be found here.

DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue: The Shareholder Proposal Rule and the SEC

DLR Online's new special issue, The Shareholder Proposal Rule and the SEC, features eleven student articles covering Rule 14a-8, the epicenter of the shareholder rights movement. The issue represents the continued collaboration between the Denver Law Review, DLR Online, and Professor J. Robert Brown, Jr. 
 
Explore a thoughtful introduction to the issue by Professor Brown. Prior special issues from the DLR Online can be found here.

DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue 

Taking it to the Next Level: Your Course, Your Program, Your Career

DLR Online's new special issue, Taking it to the Next Level: Your Course, Your Program, Your Career, features three articles by legal writing Professors who share their experiences in the classroom.

 


Vol. 94 Emerging Scholar Award: Request for Submissions

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce the 2016 Emerging Scholar Award. This exclusive publication opportunity is open to all scholars who (1) have received their J.D. as of March 1, 2016, (2) have not yet accepted a tenure-track teaching position, and (3) have not held a full-time teaching position for more than three years.

The selected recipient will receive an award of $500, and the Denver Law Review will publish the winning entry in Issue 1, Volume 94, scheduled for early 2017.

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We've Changed Our Name!

The Denver University Law Review is now the Denver Law Review, and the DULR Online is now DLR Online.


Volume 93 Staff Announced

The Denver Law Review is excited to announce the Volume 93 Staff. Please join us in congratulating them in this accomplishment and supporting them in continuing the fine tradition of the Denver Law Review. Please click here to view the masthead.

Please click here to view the photo masthead.


Denver Law Review Announces Emerging Scholar Award

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce that it has selected Kate Sablosky Elengold, Practitioner-in-Residence at American University's Washington College of Law, for the Emerging Scholar Award of Volume 93.

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Subscriptions and Submissions

For information on how to subscribe to the Denver Law Review, please click here.

For the guidelines on how to submit an article to the Denver Law Review, please click here.

Article Submissions

The Denver Law Review publishes four issues per year. We invite article submissions from professors, practitioners, judges and law clerks. We do not consider article submissions from unaffiliated law students.

Process for Submitting Articles

Articles may be submitted by either electronic or hard-copy format. Electronic submissions should be sent to lawrev@law.du.edu; submitted through ExpressO, an electronic submission service run by the Berkeley Electronic Press; or submitted through Scholastica.
Hard-copy submissions should be addressed to:
Denver Law Review
Attention: Articles Editor
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
2255 E. Evans Avenue
Suite 425
Denver, CO 80208

Format

Article submissions should be in Times New Roman, font size 12.  Files should be either Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format.
Footnotes should comply with The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015).

Guidelines For Each Submission

All articles should follow the guidelines below:
1. Article submissions should be in Times New Roman, font size 12.
2. Files formats should be either Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF.
3. Footnotes should comply with The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010).
4. Please include an abstract of not more than 150 words.
5. A current résumé or curriculum vitae.
6. All submissions must include a cover letter, which should have the following:
  • The title of the manuscript;
  • E-mail address;
  • A mailing address; and
  • Daytime telephone number or a number where you may be reached.

Review Process

The optimal times to submit articles are between late February and mid-April and August through mid-October. We will be considering manuscripts throughout the summer; however, please allow more time for review and and for any expedited requests.
Upon either electronic or hard-copy submission, allow at least 20 days for review.

Expedited Requests

An expedited request must include the following information:
1.  The date which an answer is required.
2.  Author's name.
3.  Name of the journal(s) offering publication.

Offers of Publication

Authors selected for publication will be notified by e-mail confirming the offer to publish. Once accepted, authors will then work exclusively with the Editor-In-Chief and the Articles Editor throughout the publication process. This close relationship with the author allows for superior editing and efficiency.