Professor King is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and a life member of the American Law Institute. He is the founder and past president of the International Academy of Commercial and Consumer Law. He co-organized the first and second International Conferences of the Academy held in Mexico and Austria. Professor King is the author of several books including Missouri Products and Liability and Secured Transactions Law and Consumer Protection Experiments in Sweden. He is co-author of Commercial Transactions Under the U.C.C; Consumer Protection in China; Sales Law; Negotiable Instruments and Payment Systems; Purchasing Manager's Desk Book of International Perspective; and Essays on Comparative Commercial, Consumer Law and Comparative Law. Professor King also has published on consumer protection issues in Sweden and China and has edited books on international perspectives on commercial and consumer law. He has lectured in England, Australia, Sweden, China, Egypt and Israel and has been a visiting professor at the University of Cincinnati, Stetson Law School and Sichuan University. King previously directed the National Juvenile Law Center and the Juvenile Delinquency Forum-Clinic.