Judge Orders Assets Seized in Latest From Nissen Case
Photo: Jason Nissen and model Brooklyn Decker at the 2013 Super Bowl. A judge ordered the seizure of cash and other assets from former National Event Ticket Co. (NECO) CEO Jason Nissen in response to a lawsuit brought by two investors in his alleged Ponzi scheme in New York.... 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
Ticket Summit Debuts Series of Workshops for Entrepreneurs
This year’s Ticket Summit will include a new series of Workshops for Entrepreneurs aimed at helping ticket brokers build their business. These workshops will be hands-on sessions focusing on a variety of topics pertinent to small business owners, such as growth strategies, insurance, finance, contracts, and more. The Workshops... Read more
South Windsor, CT – TicketNetwork filed a lawsuit on Thursday, October 15, 2015 against Totally Tickets and Michael Fletcher (dba 24/7 Broker) of Norman, Oklahoma, City Ticket of Warwick, Rhode Island, and other unnamed defendants for alleged copyright infringement and violations of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the Computer... Read more
Garth Brooks Teams Up with World’s Biggest Scalper – To Stop Ticket Scalping
Not too many years ago Top Class Actions and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reported that Ticketmaster settled a class action lawsuit for $16.5 million with irate Bruce Springsteen fans that were tricked into buying more expensive tickets on a resale website that it owned. On the day tickets... Read more
World Cup Fever Hits the Ticket Industry
It is Game one of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees and all of America is yearning for a ticket to the game. Fans want to stand by their city – bask in the highs and lows, the glory of each home run... Read more
Ticket Summit® Announces Spring 2013 Webinar Series Ticketing Conference Hosts Series of Educational Webinars in Spring 2013 South Windsor, CT— Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, today announced its Spring 2013 schedule for its Ticket Summit® Plus series of educational... Read more
By Talmadge Harper When Minnesota’s 94-year-old anti-scalping law was finally erased earlier this month, the change made Minneapolis the perfect new headquarters for Ticket King, a move the company just finalized. Co-owner Brian Obert, said the move opened up a great opportunity for his company and their customers because... Read more
With the start of summer only days away, the ticket industry is receiving even more scruitiny from the mainstream press. USA Today has a series of articles. The traps of shopping for concert tickets. How can you secure a great seat? Novel ways to put tickets in fans’ hands?... Read more