Sultan Qaboos University Legal Studies Journal (SQULSJ) is a peer-refereed, scholarly journal issued by the College of Law. It publishes one issue per year with open access to full text articles. SQULSJ welcomes high quality papers on a wide contemporary legal issues from local, regional and international researchers in both English and Arabic language. All journal papers are subject to a double blind peer-review process. SQULSJ aims to spread legal knowledge and encouraging scientific research, innovation and creativity in the legal field.