The system is not going to change for corporate powers. Governments can make all the laws they want and increase punishments, people wil adapt with better programs for hiding their downloading presence, and will continue to trade in the digital world. I'm not worried.
I find it entertaining to watch them chase their tails all over the world, using up millions in litigation, all the while people everywhere continue to share content.
They are dinosaurs and their ways will go extinct. Open source is the future, and so is a two-tier market. The sooner they accept it, the sooner they will stop losing money.