So many contract disputes

While working on the revision of a paper on GDPR & open access, I found an interesting table who is fighting whom in science.

CountryConsortiaDispute
The NetherlandsVSNURoyal Society of Chemistry
GermanyDealElsevier
SwedenBibsamElsevier
FranceCouperinSpringer Nature

Do we need any of these publishers? I would say no.
What’s currently allowed is in the Sherpa/Romeo list.