On Tuesday, the 21st of January 2020, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Directorate of Secondary Education of Magnesia organized an educational seminar with the title "Copyright and Related Rights: Applications in Education and New Technologies".


On 23/12/2019 by order of the President of the D’ Section of the Council of State the above mentioned Ministerial Decision (ΥΠΠΟΑ/ΓΡΥΠ/647357/13799) has been suspended as far as the temporary revocation of its operating license as a collective management organization is concerned until the issuing of the decision of the Council of State’s Suspension Committee.


View the Ministerial Order here.


View in live streaming the stakeholder dialogue on article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market about the use of protected content by online content-sharing service providers .


View the Official Journal with the Temporary revocation of the operating license of the Collective Management Organization under the distinctive title 'Organismos Sillogikis Diaxeirisis Mousikon Pneymatikon Dikaiomaton -H AYTODIAXEIRISI- ASTIKOS SYNETAIRISMOS PERIORISMENIS EUTHINIS».


You can see the ministerial decision of the appointment of the new Board of Directors here.


On October 22, 2019, following previous meetings, a meeting has taken place upon relevant request, under the aegis of the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) in its premises, between the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels and representatives of the Collective Management Organizations «DIAS», «ERMIAS», «IRIDANOS» and «TILEOPTIKA DIKAIOMATA»


We have the pleasure to inform you that on Friday October 11th, 2019, a contract was signed between the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), with subject matter the implementation of the European programme entitled “Educating youngsters and secondary school teachers about copyright in Greece and Cyprus”.


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