Dr. Rajnish Kumar Singh

LL.M., Ph.D.

Specialization - Intellectual Property Rights Law, Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution

He did his LL.M. and Ph.D. from the University of Delhi. Before joining Law School, BHU in 2006, he was serving as a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, National Law University, Jodhpur. He has also served as a Lecturer at Law Centre II, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi.

He is the Coordinator of the Placement Committee and has been in-charge of the Moot Court Committee at BHU. He has presented and attended more than 25 national and international conferences and seminars. He has 35 publications to his credit till date, including 2 books namely, “Contemporary Issues in International Law (Environment, International Trade, Information Technology and Legal Education)” and “Neighbouring Rights under Copyright Law”.

His areas of interest include Intellectual Property Laws and Alternative Dispute Resolution & Arbitration.

He was the warden of Chanakya Hostel for Boys, BHU. He was the Guest Editor at NUSRL Journal of Law and Policy. His well-known articles include The Status of Phonogram Producers under Indian Copyright Law, Jnl of Intellectual Property Law & Pract., Volume 5, Number 6, June 2010 published in Oxford Journals London. Law Relating to International Commercial Arbitration in India, YEAR BOOK OF PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW, Vol. 8, 2006 published in European Law Publishers & Swiss Institute of Comparative Law. Status of Copyright Societies in India: Statutory Monopoly Further Strengthened, IFE Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 1No.1, 2014, published by Department of International Law, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria and many more.