Internationally renowned, our Asian-Pacific Law and Policy Journal (APLPJ) is a web-based, legal journal. Marking its fourteenth year, APLPJ has a proud history of disseminating Asian and Pacific-related legal research by law professors, legal practitioners, social scientists, economists, and students to increase awareness of and facilitate discussion on legal issues impacting the region.

In addition to APLPJ’s web format, the journal is available through the legal databases LexisNexis and Westlaw.

APLPJ’s Coverage

APLPJ publishes articles, translations, book reviews, essays, case notes, and comments on current topics in comparative and transnational law focused on one or more of the following countries or geographic entities: Australia, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, China (including Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macau Special Administrative Region), East Timor, Fiji, Hawai‘i, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Nauru, New Zealand, North Korea, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam.

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APLPJ Faculty Advisor, Professor Mark Levin (Left)

APLPJ Co-Editors-In-Chief, Shirley Lou & Adair Fincher