ACTA LAW JURNAL (ACTA) is a peer-reviewed journal published by Master of Notarial Law, Faculty of Law, Universitas Sumatera Utara. ACTA is published two times a year in April and September. All papers submitted to this journal should be written in English or Indonesian.

Acta "which is the plural of the word" actum " that comes from the Latin language which if interpreted it will mean action. Acta also known as deed, that is a signed letter, which contains an event that is the basis of a right or engagement, which was made intentionally from the beginning to prove. In the modern world, Acta is a letter prepared and authorized by an authorized official (Notary) containing a legal event to be used as legal evidence.

The aims of this journal is to provide a venue for academicians, researchers and practitioners for publishing the original research articles or review articles. ACTA is available in online version.