JIPMER
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research

Consequences of Plagiarism

CONSEQUENCES OF PLAGIARISM

  1. Academic disrepute: A single instance of proven plagiarism and withdrawal of article by the journal can result in loss of hard earned reputation
  2. Penalty: Disciplinary action can be taken by the parent institute of the author
  3. Legal action: Copyright infringement is an offence and the author will have to face legal consequences put forth by the publisher