The journal was founded in 1993 by the Ministry of Justice and the Ural State Law University. Over 100 issues have already been published. Among the members of the Editorial Board and Council are prominent scholars and practitioners from various regions of Russia and abroad.
Since 2007 the journal has been listed among publications which are recommended for publishing basic provisions of Doctoral and Candidate dissertations. Since 2011 the journal is indexed by EBSCO Host, since 2012 – is indexed in Ulrich's™ and from 2016 – is indexed in ERIH PLUS.
For more information, see: http://eng.ruzh.org/