The following texts were obtained and first published by Citizens Trade Campaign (CTC). According to CTC, the texts “reveal that the Obama administration has reversed reforms designed to enhance access to affordable medicines made during the George W. Bush administration and is instead demanding new rights for pharmaceutical firms to challenge pricing and other drug formulary policies used by many developed countries to keep down prices.” The texts also have relevance for those studying intellectual property rights as previously leaked versions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) demonstrated a number of features that advanced controversial aspects of U.S. copyright law.
|TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP) REGULATORY COHERENCE||TPP CONFIDENTIAL/MODIFIED HANDLING AUTHORIZED||Download|
|TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP) INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS CHAPTER||TPP CONFIDENTIAL/MODIFIED HANDLING AUTHORIZED||SEPTEMBER 2011||Download|
|TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP) US INTRODUCTION TO PROPOSED TBT ANNEXES ON MEDICAL DEVICES, PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS AND COSMETIC PRODUCTS||TPP CONFIDENTIAL/MODIFIED HANDLING AUTHORIZED||Download|
|TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP) ANNEX ON TRANSPARENCY AND PROCEDURAL FAIRNESS FOR HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES||TPP CONFIDENTIAL/MODIFIED HANDLING AUTHORIZED||JUNE 22, 2011||Download|