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Melissa Parke

Federal Labor Member for Fremantle

Melissa Parke is the former Minister for International Development (AusAID), Federal Labor Member for Fremantle and a former United Nations Lawyer.
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Is The Devil In The Detail On The TPP?

Yvonne D'Arcy's magnificent victory in the High Court, who ruled a breast cancer gene patent was invalid, could however be illusory if Myriad, a U.S. corporation, was able to sue Australia under investor state dispute settlement (ISDS) provisions in the TPP.
09/10/2015 5:17 AM AEDT