News

28.08.2019

The European Commission opened today a call for expression of interest to participate in the stakeholder dialogue on the application of Article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market on the use of protected content by online content-sharing service providers.

02.08.2019

Press release about meeting under the auspices of the HCO (EYED and AUTODIAXEIRISI/Hellenic Chamber of Hotels)

01/08/2019

The Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) launches the web site theLegalBay.gr on August 1st. The objective of this new web portal is to inform the public about online platforms that offer content that is protected under copyright law lawfully.

05.07.2019

Press release about meeting under the auspices of the HCO (CMOs/Hellenic Chamber of Hotels).

05.07.2019

Press release about meeting under the auspices of the HCO (CMOs/Soundreef).

11/06/2019

By decision of the Minister of Culture and Sports as published in the Official Gazette (series YODD, 345/7.6.2019,) Ms Evangelia Vagena has been appointed as the Director of the Hellenic Copyright Organization with a three-year term.

22.03.2019

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have jointly launched a study which quantifies the value, scope and magnitude of global trade in counterfeit goods.

14.02.2019

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), published a study with the subject "Comparative case study on alternative resolution systems for domain name disputes".

19.11.2018

The HCO’s educational programme “Copyright and Related Rights” received the approval of the Ministry of Education for the current school year. The programme is addressed to pupils of Elementary Schools for the school year 2018-2019.

07.11.2018

The first three decisions of the Committee for the Notification of Copyright and Related Rights Infringement on the Internet were issued, following the application submitted by a Collective Protection Organization for audiovisual works. The decisions have been published in the website of the Hellenic Copyright Organization and sent to internet service providers with a request to comply.