Recently few months back the publisher of journal is changed to Society of Psychology and Education India which is a part of ASR Research Center India. This details have already been updated in ISSN portal https://portal.issn.org/resource/ISSN/2717-7564
Also the scopus page is already updated in May 2022 which can be checked on scopus.com.
Some fake researchers from India have published an invalidated article in Springer regarding the authenticity of journal. After having lot of communication with Springer Team, ASR Research Center have filed a case against this authors for spreading fake news about journal. That article is also flagged as fake and is maintained till legal case is running and as a proof. Many of authors have already denied to be a part of that article but their approvals have been recorded on Springer.
ASR India has filed case against them under Section 67 – Publishing Obscene Information, Section 420 – Cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property, Section 463 – Making false documents or false electronic records.
Below are the details of authors and editors involved in this frauds.
Robert E. Baensch Editor (Publishing Research Quarterly),
E. B. Khedkar(Dr. D. Y. Patil School of Management, Pune, India)
Atul Kumar(Dr. D. Y. Patil B-School, Pune, India)
Arun Ingle (DKKKP’s-Maharashtra Institute of Management, Kalamb-Walchandnager, Pune, India)
Rupali Khaire(Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning, Pune, India)
Jaiprakash M. Paliwal (Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Nagpur, India)
Dhananjay Bagul (Rajmata Jijau Shikshan Prasarak Mandal Institute of Computer Management and Research,
Dudulgaon, Pune, India)
Satish Warpade (Lotus Business School, Pune, India)
B. M. Londhe (Amrutvahini Institute of Management & Business Administration, Sangamner, Ahmednagar,
Vinod Malkar (MBA Department, Sanjivani College of Engineering, Kopargaon, Ahmednagar, India)
S. P. Huddedar (Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India)
N. D. Jambhekar (Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande Mahavidhyalaya, Umarkhed, Yavatmal, India)
S. S. Raibagkar (Institute of Cost Accountants of India, Kolkata, India)