TheLegalBay is a portal that was created under the initiative of the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO). Its objective is to inform the Greek public about online platforms that offer copyright and/or related rights protected content lawfully. In other words, the HCO collects and provides users with online platforms where they can lawfully watch or download movies, series and sports events, listen to or download music, read online or download books and magazines and gain access to images and videogames.
TheLegalBay is a member of the Agorateka network that has been launched by the European Office of Intellectual Property (EUIPO). Agorateka is a European portal that collects national portals , such as theLegalBay, of participating European countries, most notably the Member States of the European Union.
The aim of the theLegalBay is to direct users to legal websites as an alternative to those that offer content illegally, without having acquired the proper license to do so. By choosing to visit the web sites that are included in theLegalBay, you gain access to the works of your favourite artists easily, quickly and with safety. Most importantly, you gain access to these works lawfully, respecting the authors’ rights and contributing to cultural development.