Author's Guidelines

The European Journal of Privacy Law & Technology (EJPLT) is a refereed open access journal focusing on the issue of law and technology in a European context.

EJPLT accepts submissions in the following areas, with specific reference to the listed topics:

Legal Area
- Privacy Law
- Information and communication technologies (ICT)
- Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and Ethics
- Consumer Law
- Competition Law
- Banking law
- Smart contracts
- Human beings in the digital environment and Biotechnologies
- Green web economy
- Green Law
- Legal Design

Technical Area
- Privacy and Big data
- Privacy in the Internet of things
- Privacy in Blockchain and most recent technologies
- Privacy in Smartphones and Social Networks
- Data protection by design and by default
- Data visualization
- Technologies for data storage and retrieval

Behavioural Area
- Organisational behaviour and data security
- Human behaviour and security
- Human aspects of data breeches
- Design thinking for data security
- Human aspects of data privacy and consent
- Social media and data security

The EJPLT is committed to multilingualism and accepts submissions in English, Italian or Spanish, using one of the following standards of citation:
» English Standard for the Citation
» Italian Standard for the Citation

Depending on the work you submit, please use one of the following templates:
» Template Observatory
» Template Articles, comments on decisions and focus
» Template Use cases

EJPLT is an Open Access Journal and the Authors do not bear any cost for the publication of their contributions on the Journal.

The copyright of the Issues is of the Publisher, while the intellectual property of the individual contributions remains with the authors, who grant the Publisher a license to publish their contributions.

EJPLT issues are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, International Licence CC-BY-NC-ND, which permits to copy and distribute the material for noncommercial (NC) purposes only, in any medium or format in unadapted form only (ND). All the details on the license are available at: