Brooklyn Law Review

About This Journal


The Brooklyn Law Review is published 4 times a year by Brooklyn Law School, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. You may contact the journal by fax at 718-780-0353, or by email at lreview@brooklaw.edu. Please visit the journal at Brooklyn Law School’s scholarly repository, BrooklynWorks.


Subscriptions are $40 per year and cover all issues in one volume. All subscriptions are now handled through subscription consolidators, such as Hein, EBSCO or others. If you have questions about any subscription issues, please email the subscriptions department or write to the Journals Coordinator, Brooklyn Law School, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Please be sure to specify that you are inquiring about the Brooklyn Law Review.


Single and back issues may be ordered directly through William S. Hein & Co., Inc., 1285 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209-1987. The telephone number is 800/828-7571. Back issues can also be found in electronic format on BrooklynWorks and on HeinOnline.


The Brooklyn Law Review will consider unsolicited manuscripts for publication. Submissions can be submitted electronically through Scholastica, ExpressO, emailed to the journal, or mailed in duplicate hard copy format to the Brooklyn Law Review, Editor in Chief, Brooklyn Law School, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Manuscripts must be typed, double spaced, and in Microsoft Word format, with footnotes rather than endnotes. Authors must include a copy of their current resume or curriculum vitae. Manuscripts will not be returned, and become the property of the Brooklyn Law Review. The journal encourages the use of gender-neutral language.


Unless otherwise expressly indicated, all material in the Brooklyn Law Review is © to its author(s). Except if otherwise stated on the first page of their article, each author has granted permission to the reader to reproduce the material herein for noncommercial use and with citations to the author and to the Brooklyn Law Review and to make derivative works under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 4.0 License. More information on this license is available here.


The citations in the Brooklyn Law Review conform to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015). Style conforms to The Chicago Manual of Style (16th ed. 2010). The Brooklyn Law Review is printed by The Sheridan Press in Hanover, PA.