Unique Coalition Led Ticket Holder’s Rights Fight in Connecticut    
Above: Democratic State Representative Bruce Morris, who introduced the legislation A unique coalition consisting of Connecticut Democrats and Republicans, as well as African-American leadership came together to support the passage of a bill guaranteeing transparency for entertainment and sports fans in Connecticut. As a result, the bill, HB7114, “An... Read more
Connecticut Consumers Win as Ticket Resale Protections Signed Into Law
by Sean Burns In a major victory for the rights of consumers, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed Public Act No. 17-28 into law on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Titled “An Act Concerning the Sale of Entertainment Event Tickets on the Secondary Market,” the act ensures that consumers holding... Read more
Photo Highlights: Ticket Summit 2016 in Images
We’re just about a month out from Ticket Summit, your chance to meet and learn from some of the best minds in the business, learn about new products from vendors at the expo, and participate in a new series of workshops designed to leave you at the peak of... Read more
TicketNews Guide to Vegas for Ticket Summit Week
We’re just over a month out from the annual Ticket Summit, a chance to meet, mingle, and learn from a cadre of industry insiders from July 11-13. Since its only so often one gets a chance to jet off to Las Vegas for a few days, we figure there’s... Read more
Opinion: You Can’t Blame an Entire Industry for One Man’s Crime
Photo: Crowds outside hoping to score tickets to Hamilton – one of the premium events then-NECO CEO Jason Nissen allegedly defrauded investors looking to capitalize on. by Sean Burns Is it fair for the actions of one individual to be used to paint all those in that individual’s profession... Read more
Do Belmont Stakes Sales Rely on a Triple Crown?
by Sean Burns | Find Belmont Stakes Tickets on TicketClub The third in the annual trifecta of nationally-known thoroughbred horse racing events in the United States, the Belmont Stakes is coming up this weekend in New York. But if past history is any indication, the lack of a potential... Read more
Tickets On Sale – June 5, 2017
Tennis fans are among those keyed up for this Monday morning presale offerings, as US Open tickets are available for grounds admission, single day admissions, and Arthur Ashe Kids day in Flushing, NY. Fan favorites like Billy Joel, Barry Manilow and Jerry Seinfeld also have presale offerings on tap,... Read more
NATB Stands by Members, Ethics Policy Following National Event Co. CEO Fraud Allegations
The National Association of Ticket Brokers (NATB) defended its membership and stood by its code of ethics in the wake of National Event Co. (NECO) CEO Jason Nissen being charged with bilking investors of more than $70 million dollars on Tuesday, according to a statement issued by Gary Adler,... Read more
Tickets On Sale – June 1, 2017
Six dates from pop-punk outfit New Found Glory and a Mariah Carey show in Connecticut are available for presale, while a slew of CFL games and premium seats for Train and Chance the Rapper performances are on regular sale, headlining the day’s available load of tickets as the calendar... Read more
Go Backstage in the Ticketing Industry at TicketSummit
by TicketNews Staff Ticket Summit’s keynotes and panel sessions will go backstage to discuss key decisions and issues facing the secondary ticket market. Ticket Summit’s second keynote panel, Backstage Pass to the Concert Industry, will give attendees an insider’s view of concert ticketing. Michelle Bernstein, partner at WME, David... Read more