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The latest draft of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, released by WikiLeaks, is an undead Mickey Mouse writes Dr Matthew Rimmer, associate professor at ANU college of law.

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20 August

Posted: August 18, 2013 in Academy, Events, Industry, Politics

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The “zombified” US Research Works Act was dropped this week following a boycott and protest of Elsevier, one of the major sponsors of the bill and a campaign contributor to the acts’ sponsor, Carolyn Maloney. Maloney and Elsevier are attempting to circumvent the 2008 changes to the US National Institutes of Health which ensures all research funded by its grants are freely available to the public.