Viagogo ticketing company has been blocked by Google for advertising

Google are making a stand against ticket touting with the suspension of Viagogo as an advertising partner. Ticket touting has become a serious problem with ticketing companies online. Viagogo are often at the centre of…

ViaGogo will be forced to revealed identities of ticket touts

The world’s most popular resale site for gig and event tickets will soon be forced to reveal the identities behind those pesky touts ripping you off for tickets. Ticket touts have been a scourge of…

Ticketmaster are secretly scalping their own tickets

Notoriously dodgy ticket sellers Ticketmaster have just been unearthed with their own ticket scalping racket ripping of concert-goers. An undercover investigation undertaken by CBC News and the Toronto Star has discovered some shady practices going…

A new law cracks down on ticket touting for concerts

The government have revealed a new law that will hopefully put an end to ticket touting and scalping on live music and events. A new law has made it illegal to purchase large numbers of…

President Obama bans ticket touting bots across the entire US

As his final term nears it’s close Obama has signed one of his last bills that hopes to end ticket scalping by bots and make online ticketing fair again. The “Better Online Ticket Sales (BOTS)…