Hadopi declined to say exactly how many users have reached the third and final stage of the three-strikes process, saying only that it’s around 10 people. And it could be a while before any of them face disconnection of their network access. First, a user is entitled to a hearing with the agency, which reviews the case and decides whether to refer it to a judge. Then the judge reviews the case, and if the judge decides a punishment is merited, there are two options. The judge can assess a fine of up to 1,500 euros or else can kick the user off the Internet for up to a month.