Paris Convention For The Protection of Industrial Property

The Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, signed in Paris, France, on March 20, 1883, was one of the first intellectual property treaties. It established a Union for the protection of industrial property. The Convention is still in force as of 2012.

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... The Paris Convention is administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), based in Geneva, Switzerland ...

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