Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.21
Liaison Jeremy King
Submission Date Sept. 19, 2022

STARS v2.2

Denison University
EN-15: Trademark Licensing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 2.00 Jeremy King
Campus Sustainability Coordinator
Office of the President
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Is the institution a member of the Worker Rights Consortium (WRC)?:

Is the institution currently a member of the Fair Labor Association (FLA)? :

Is the institution currently a member of an equivalent independent monitoring and verification organization approved by AASHE?:

A brief description of the independent monitoring and verification organization:

Has the institution adopted a labor rights code of conduct in its licensing agreements with the licensees who produce its logo apparel?:

A copy of the labor rights code of conduct for licensees:
The labor rights code of conduct for licensees:

See page 16-20 of attached document which goes over the Code of Conduct.

Here is the first paragraph:
(a) Code of Conduct, Generally. Licensee acknowledges that the Collegiate Institutions, to evidence their respective committed to conducting their business affairs in a socially responsible and ethical manner consistent with their respective educational, research and/or service missions, and to protecting and preserving the global environment, have adopted the following Code of Conduct regarding the design, development, sourcing, use, manufacture, production, sale, license, distribution, or other commercialization of the Licensed Articles, and have directed CLC to implement the Code of Conduct with Licensee as a condition of granting Licensee the rights licensed in this Agreement. Accordingly, Licensee agrees to operate work places and contract only with companies whose work places adhere to or exceed the standards and practices described below. Licensee shall cooperate with CLC, the Collegiate Institutions, and/or their respective agents or representatives in periodic inspections of Licensee’s and its Manufacturers’ and suppliers’ factory sites to ensure that Licensee and its Manufacturers and suppliers are in compliance with such Code of Conduct requirements. Licensee’s failure to comply or ensure compliance with Code of Conduct requirements for a Collegiate Institution shall be considered a breach of the License Agreement regarding the applicable Collegiate Institution.

Website URL where information about the institution’s trademark licensing initiatives is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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