More regulation results in more $money$ to be made, especially by the $big$ players who have a stake in all this. Most importantly the governments have more control in a regulated the WWW.
Me ... I prefer a more freewheeling net .... power to the people .... but my preference means squat all in all this ... in saying that, we pretty well know that the WWW is going to be much more regulated as tiem goes on.
Sarkozy is just another new short Napolean in cuban heels, big ego with illusions of grandeur