The Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into suspected breaches of consumer protection law in the online secondary tickets market.
Karen Bradley MP, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, is to hold a round table on the online secondary ticketing market before the end of the month.
You Me at Six, the Music Managers Forum and Wildlife Entertainment will be among those giving evidence against ticket touts at a session held by the Culture, Media and Sport Committee.
The government is to hold a meeting to investigate large scale online ticket touting, which will involve ‘all interested parties’.
Prime Minister Theresa May has committed to a government scrutiny of the secondary ticketing market at Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQ) in parliament.
Nigel Adams MP, chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Music, shares his views on the secondary ticketing market following the issue of FanFair Alliance's guide for artist managers.
FanFair Alliance and the Music Managers Forum (MMF) have launched a guide for artist managers to help combat online ticket touting.
The managers of Arctic Monkeys, One Direction, Mumford & Sons and PJ Harvey have launched the FanFair Alliance - a new campaign to unite businesses, artists and fans against online ticket touting.
Many leading music industry figures have welcomed a new report calling for more action from the UK government on an ‘under-regulated ticketing market’.
The UK government has agreed to greater regulation of the secondary ticket market.