ISSN: 1994-1471



Registered by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications and Mass Media. Registration certificate ПИ № ФС77-125128 from 28.07.2006 (Registered in the International Center ISSN – ISSN Print 1994-1471)

Founder and Publisher— Kutafin Moscow State Law University

Founded in 2004

Frequency: Monthly

Is an academic peer-reviewed law journal

Is included in the Russian index of scientific citing.

Is included into the list of State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles

Actual Problems of Russian Law is an academic peer-reviewed law journal published by Kutafin Moscow State Law University. The journal is established in January 2004 and is published monthly. The journal is dedicated to the actual problems of legal theory, law application, legislative improvement and problems of legal education.

It publishes original research papers on the most important current legal problems. Actual Problems of Russian Law deals with various law branches: civil, criminal, international and take into account the whole range of legal issues. The journal publishes expert findings on significant legal proceedings, conference proceedings, reviews of legal innovations.

Please note that the mission of our journal is to involve not just our university scholars, but scholars and students from all over the world. We would like to address important legal issues existing around the world. So, the journal is open to publish articles and comments also on foreign legal issues, written by Russian scholars and vice versa – about Russian ones, written by foreign authors.

In the Actual Problems of Russian Law famous legal scientist and experts are published together with the young scientists and students of law schools.

You can find archive of full articles at on our web-site.

The journal is distributed through Unit Catalogue of “Pressa Rossii” or Internet catalogue of ”Kniga Servis” Agency. The index is 11178. You can subscribe to the journal starting from every month.

In our journal we publish articles on following scientific categories:

Cover story


History of law

Theory of law

Constitutional and municipal law

Administrative law and process

Information law

Financial law

Land and environmental law

Energy law

Civil and family law

Intellectual property law

Labor law and social security law

Sport law

Entrepreneurial law

Banking law

Civil and arbitration procedure

Criminal procedure

Criminal law and criminology

Forensic studies and judicial expertise

International public law

International private law

European Union law

Comparative law

Conference materials

Legal education



Events in the world of law

Scientific report


Adress: 125993, Moscow, 7, Sadovaya-Kydrinskaya, building 22, room № 6
Editor-in-Chief – PhD in Law, Associate Professor SITNIK, Alexandr Alexandrovich
Executive Editor -Saliya, Marianna Romanovna , the expert of the Department of scientific and publishing policy of the Department of Scientific work of the Kutafin Moscow State Law University.
tel. (499) 244-88-88 add. 5-56