After the groundbreaking decision1 from the Constitutional Council of France, last month against the three strikes law adopted in May, the. Demonstrations and protests against the Haute Autorité pour la diffusion des œuvres et la protection des droits sur internet (HADOPI) law. 1 reference. But the correct inferences to draw are that HADOPI and Ley Sinde are just an expensive waste of time, and that people don’t expect to get.

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It’s obvious that these two things aren’t related. In the Spanish case, three core strategies were identified that focus on institutional, temporal, and public manipulations: The delays were also in part due by input from the American Embassy as well parliamentary questions put to the Spanish Congress.

This page was last edited on 26 Mayat hadpoi By continuing to read our website, we assume you agree to this, otherwise you can adjust your browser settings. This interpretation is supported by the other notable fact to emerge from Dotcom’s tweet: The list has been challenged on several grounds:. It is however important to make a methodological note: All these forms of implementation of the law seem to displace the responsibility outside the scope of the regulatory structures of the State while constructing it as the victim of an international trend.

In addition, it shows that there is a market for the content, but it is economically unviable for consumers to take part. It looks like Dotcom is branching Mega out into other things relating to a broad range of “privacy” services.

France’s HADOPI 2 Passes – Intellectual Property Watch

The French case is similar: Cookies enable us to collect information that helps us personalise your experience and improve the functionality and performance of our site. Yet the government attempted to stop it from emerging in the political agora. Oh I love it. Retrieved from ” https: It has become far too expensive since about when courts started to demand evidence for eached uadopi breach previously it was enough to proove access to copying technology and guestimate the maximum rate of breaches, which the person then had to pay for!


Yet, IP addresses cannot constitute a valid proof: USA about million internet users Germany 68 million internet users http: Editorial history Received 9 August ; revised 29 January ; accepted 11 February The Pirate Party France although not represented in the legislative chambers also campaigned against the law.

No private person is getting prosecuted. Ley Sinde would have taken perhaps the same path as the French law, had it not been revealed that there was at least another actor intervening in the process. If they refuse to do so, the section can suggest a resolution within a further 48 hours Article France 52 million internet users Spain 32 million internet users Belgium 8,5 million internet users!!! Archived from the original on February 4, University of Michigan Press. The Bill was presented hadopj the first visible measure of the Spanish government to fight a financial crisis.

HADOPI raises from the dead, still as flawed – La Quadrature du Net

One must also hope that don’t bring in the totalitarian control over people via the Internet that their efforts to control piracy is leading to. I just don’t see the business model coming together that will allow productions like that to be made if people want to haxopi the kind of money they give Kim Dotcom every month versus the kind of money they give HBO yadopi month.

The paper activates a recent historical narrative as well to contextualise the developments of the Spanish Case within the broader series of regulation change in Europe and the U. This paper is considering not hdopi mobilisations, but the specific interactions among core actors in the policy process.

Mega Top 5 premium membership countries: Join the Insider Chat. It is often argued that ultimately the nation—state is the main motor for public policy, in spite processes of globalisation. They may be unilateral trade sanctions imposed by the U. Our paper is based on the study of a specific case of law reform in which we seek to identify and situate entities actorsactions and historical context, so that meaningful explanatory accounts can be given. Office of the United Let Trade Representative.

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The more the merrier I say. Moreover, the rushed manner though which the government attempted to pass the Bill without presenting it for adequate public and parliamentary scrutiny is a common feature in controversial policy—making.


The procedures in section two can run parallel to the negotiations in section one and both can hadoopi activated simultaneously. There were complaints that the government’s official website misrepresented the bill, [6] that the French Wikipedia pages on it were falsified by the Ministry of Culture on 14 February Public debates, the changed composition of the Parliament in the middle of the process and the need for alliances in the Spanish ruling party caused further delays until November when the Popular Party Partido Popular obtained a wide majority in the chamber.

As for business model – there’s many of them out there.

The configuration of these legal descriptions and the coming to force of the Commission has taken more than two years due to unexpected public visibility. The first of the modified aspects, the LSSI, applied the EU Directive of the Telecoms Package by which the Internet service providers can be incorporated, or called to cooperate by the courts in case of unlawful behaviour by their clients. It leaves up to the National Authority the choice of form and methods to achieve these goals.

Production is getting cheaper in a lot of ways, but it’ll always take a lot of people to put together stuff like GOT or Breaking Bad or whatever. But the correct inferences to draw are that HADOPI and Ley Sinde are just an expensive waste of time, and that people don’t expect to get everything for free, as the popularity in France and Spain of Dotcom’s paid-for Mega service shows.

Last week, Techdirt reported on the news that falling numbers of P2P users are being trumpeted as a victory for HADOPI’s “three strikes” approach in France, but that it is a hollow victory, since sales of recorded music are still dropping in that country.