The OVN remains an informal structure. Self-organization is induced by putting in place some mechanisms like a value accounting system, a role system, a reputation system, the nondominium agreement, etc.
Legal structures are built at the periphery of the network. Examples are : Exchange firm (insures legal liability of the product and acts as interface with the market), Custodian (a non-for-profit that holds and administers assets like lab space, equipment, tools, consumable materials, grants and funds, the brand, etc.)...
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