SeatGeek Launches Pay Tickets Over Time Deal With Affirm
SeatGeek and Affirm have announced a partnership that will allow consumers purchasing tickets for live events on the marketplace to pay over time. The new partnership enables fans to choose the most suitable payment option for them, which ranges from monthly payments to four interest-free biweekly payments when they select... Read more
EU Parliament Passes Digital Services Act, Adding Ticket Regulations
The European Parliament has voted to approve the Digital Services Act (DSA), to better deal with online harms. New regulations tied to the legislation will include several measures related to the sale and resale of tickets online in the EU, including verification of professional sellers, requirements for annual reporting,... Read more
FTC Announces “Public Workshop” Examining Ticketing in Spring 2019
The Federal Trade Commission is holding a “public workshop” to examine consumer protection and competition issues within the online event ticketing world, announced on Thursday. The workshop will take place on March 27, 2019. “The online event ticket industry has been a frequent topic of consumer and competitor complaints,”... Read more