Dr V.K. Ahuja holds Ph D and LL M degrees from University of Delhi and M Phil degree from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). He has 25 years of teaching and research experience at Postgraduate and Masters level. Dr Ahuja is presently working as Associate Professor In-charge, Law Centre-II, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi. He was awarded First Prize in the Fifth South Asian Teaching Session on International Humanitarian Law and Refugee Law organised jointly by the International Committee of the Red Cross, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and National Law School of India University, Bangalore, held at Bangalore from 14–27 May 2003. Dr Ahuja has worked extensively in the area of intellectual property rights and public international law.