General Information

ISSN 1995-5502

5-year impact-factor (RSCI 2013) 0,161

5-year Impact-factor (RSCI 2014) 0,174

5-year Impact-factor (RSCI 2015) 0,239

Founded by:

“Voronezh State University”

Published since: 2006

Registrated by Federal Service for Supervisions of Mass Media and Cultural Heritage Protection. Registration certificate ПИ № ФС77-28322 of 08.06.2007.

Editor in chief: Starilov Yury Nikolayevich, doctor of legal sciences, professor, honored scientist of Russian Federation

Contact information:


394018, Voronezh, Universitetskaya pl., 1
Voronezh State University
Editorial committee of «Proceedings of VSU. Series: Law»


Tel./fax: +7 (473) 255-07-19

Information on publishing house:

VSU publishing house
394000, Voronezh, pl. Lenina, 10


Scientific journal “Proceedings of VSU. Series: Law” is issued 4 times a year. It is the leading scientific publication on actual problems of jurisprudence and practice.

The journal is included in the List of Peer-reviewed Scientific Journals recommended by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science.

The journal publishes the main results of scientific researches on a branch 12.00.00 – legal sciences.

The journal publishes works on the following sections:

The journal publishes results of original legal researches. Not published articles, short messages and reviews in Russian are accepted to consideration and the publication.

All articles are edited and reviewed.

The journal “Proceedings of VSU. Series: Law” is the scientific publication, which editorial board among the main priority directions of its activity, established publication of scientific materials conforming to modern quality standards and appropriate research characteristics which theme is the theory of the law, the state and legal construction, actual, obviously significant for development which are containing personal contribution of the author to science useful to legal practice (law implementation), possessing scientific novelty, including the analysis of the latest special literature, aimed at initiation of discussion or its maintenance.

Scientific journal “Proceedings of VSU. Series: Law” publishes not only articles of the Russian and foreign scientists famous for creative achievements, but also there takes place approbation of dissertation works results of the beginning researchers, graduate students and competitors of an academic degree of the candidate of legal sciences. The editorial board in its work adheres the policy of continuous and productive interaction with authors of articles and materials sent to edition. Thus, appropriate quality of the published materials is reached. Principled stand in the organization of activity of an editorial board is publication of articles, reviews and other materials of scientists and experts lawyers working in higher educational institutions, government bodies and other organizations of Central Federal District. The most important bills developed both on the federal and on the regional levels become a subject of discussion in journal. The authoritative characteristic of the journal is regular publications of scientific search results of scientists from the European countries, the states of Central Asia and the Caucasus. Reviews on the scientific works published in Russia appear in the journal. Short reviews about scientific conferences, seminars, forums carried out both in Voronezh the state university and in other higher educational institutions are given.


The journal is distributed on subscription. Integrated catalog “PRESS of RUSSIA”. Subscription index – 80569

Full-text versions of published issues can be also accessed on the Internet site of the Electronic Scientific Library: