"It should however be pointed out that this decree does not appear to affect the court's power to order internet suspension (for up to one year) as a complementary penalty for those who are actually guilty of copyright infringement."In fact this sanction should remain available to the judge if the decision is based on the "traditional" Article L 335-7 of the French IP code, created by law, which therefore could not be modified by a decree. This possibility however remains highly hypothetical.
|No disconnection for you, Kat!|
Let's look on the bright side of life: everything is not to blame with Hadopi, as it appears that, somehow, the law did some good for legal downloading, as stated in this official document. Too many, it appears that the regulation as to be reoriented rather than totally changed in order to blame real pirates.