TK Labels

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TK Open to Commercialization (TK OC)

Why Use This Label?

Communities have the right to benefit commercially from the information that is derived from their traditional knowledge. This Label is being used to indicate an expressed interest in being a primary party to any future negotiations if commercialization opportunities arise.

This Label is meant to be customized by a community. See below for a Label template text.

TK Label Template Text

This Label is being used to indicate that [community name or authorized party] is open to commercialization opportunities that might derive from any cultural material with traditional knowledge to which this Label is connected to. As a primary party for any partnership and collaboration opportunities that emerge from the use of this cultural material and traditional knowledge, we retain an expressed interest in any future negotiations.