Monopoly

Hawaii Moves To End Ticketmaster’s Exclusive Contracting Agreements

January 31, 2019 Originally Posted On: Ticket News Hawaii natives have had enough of primary ticket sellers, exclusive contracts, and ticket hold backs; the state has now introduced legislation to prohibit it and put numerous consumer protections in place. If passed, the legislation would prohibit venues from entering into exclusive partnerships with ticket providers. These exclusive ticket contracts have been the disdain …

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The Myth Of the Ticket Scalper: Corporate Scams, Historical Stigma

December 13, 2018 Originally Posted On: Ticket News By: Taylor Porco The words ”ticket scalper” are marked by centuries of taboo and stigma. The ticket scalper’s infamous and criminalized legacy persists today, as state legislation, artists and venues try to control and prohibit the resale of tickets. As ticket reseller platforms and marketplaces have expanded …

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