All Ethics policy aspects are covered in the guidelines for contributors.
Ethics Committee is called together in case of appeals on complaints or cases of misconduct. Ethics Committee is the second instance for considering cases and appeals. First instance is the Editor-in-Chief.
Ethics Committee consists of 3 to 5 Advisory Board members. After reviewing the case and consulting with all parties, the Ethics Committee adjudicates according to JoBS Regulations and COPE standards and guidelines.
Ethics Committee’s decision is final.