The journal was created on the initiative of the academic community in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. It is is the world's first legal academic journal covering legal aspects of the BRICS group. Designed for international legal scholars and practitioners. Including the international research base HeinOnline and Scopus.

The strategic aim of the institute is to offer a broad high quality legal education and to develop competent, creative and sensitive legal problem-solvers of the new generation able to effectively adapt to the challenges, rapid changes and increasing needs of their professional area.