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Elsevier will not immediately stop charging users for CC-BY “permissions” and will not relabel mislabelled articles. I suggest academia takes legal action

I have received a reply from Alicia Wise of Elsevier to my assertion that Elsevier was   asserting copyright and charging readers illegally Hi Peter, As noted in the comment thread to your blog back... Read More – ‘Elsevier will not immediately stop charging users for CC-BY “permissions” and will not relabel mislabelled articles. I suggest academia takes legal action’.

More on Elsevier’s unacceptable relicensing of CC material. Can disadvantaged authors or purchasers sue?

There has been considerable twitterage this morning but silence from Elsevier… My guess so far is that thousands of authors have been seriously disadvantaged by Elsevier’s action. They... Read More – ‘More on Elsevier’s unacceptable relicensing of CC material. Can disadvantaged authors or purchasers sue?’.