Apakah Konvensyen Antarabangsa, juga dikenali sebagai Perjanjian Paris?

Many countries are members of the International Convention, juga dikenali sebagai Perjanjian Paris.

These countries allow inventor(s) to claimforeign prioritybased on the filing date of the first filed patent application in a member country, provided a patent application is filed in the member country within one year of such first filed patent application (within 6 bulan bagi permohonan reka bentuk paten).

Amerika Syarikat adalah ahli Perjanjian Paris supaya memberikan keutamaan tersebut berdasarkan permohonan paten asing.