In the event that there are documented violations of any of the above-mentioned policies in any journal, regardless of whether or not the violations occurred in a journal published by JPAIR, the following sanctions will be applied:

The infringing manuscript is immediately rejected.

  • Immediate rejection of any other paper submitted by any of the infringing manuscript's authors to any JPAIR-published journal.
  • All of the writers are prohibited from submitting future manuscripts to any JPAIR-published journal, either individually or in combination with other authors of the infringing work and any other authors. This prohibition will be in place for at least 36 months.
  • Prohibition against all authors from serving on the Editorial Board of any journal published by JPAIR.

The publisher maintains the right to impose further punishments beyond those indicated above in circumstances where violations of the above policies are judged to be extremely serious.