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License and Copyright Agreement


License

       MMJ releases its articles under the terms of Creative Common Attribution License (CC BY-SA 4.0) that permits use, distribution, reproduction and adaptations in any medium as long as others share alike and the original work is properly cited.

Self-Archiving Policy

       Authors are permitted and encouraged to post online a prepublication manuscript in institutional repositories or on their websites prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work. After a manuscript has been published in MMJ we suggest to link to the final article version published in the Journal, using the assigned article DOI (Digital Object Identifier).

Copyright Notice

      • The authors grant to the MMJ the right of first publication of the work.
      • Copyright on any article published by MMJ is retained by the author(s) without restrictions.
      • For papers with more than one author the corresponding author agrees and is allowed by co-authors to make decisions regarding prepublication release of information in the paper to the media, government agencies or both.
      • Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
      • The author warrants that:
           a. the submitted manuscript is the author’s original work;
           b. the work has not previously been published;
           c. the author has not transferred, and will not transfer, exclusive rights in the work to any third party;
           d. the work is not pending review or under consideration by another publisher;
           e. the manuscript of this or substantially similar content will not be submitted to any other journal until the review process in the MMJ has been officially completed (acceptance or rejection of the manuscript).
      • The authors will comply with the requests of the MMJ editors and reviewers to improve the manuscript for publication (to edit, revise, abridge, and condense the manuscript by mutual agreement with the corresponding author).
      • The unavoidable disagreements will be submitted in a written form; the authors are aware that the disagreement(s) with the MMJ’s requests may result in the rejection of the manuscript.