I wrote a piece for Macworld on the future of DRM in France. Contraty to some previous reports, the issue has yet to be completely resolved, and the two versions of the law passed by the different legislative bodies must be reconciled. I interviewed Michel Combot of the French Embassy for my story, a gracious and extremely helpful source to whom I'm indebted. In any case, you can read it here
.**Link goes to Macworld UK version of the story because I'm hella transoceanic like that.