Pascrell, Pallone, Blumenthal Reintroduce BOSS Act

On eve of Springsteen album, legislation would impose transparency to fraught live events ticket market U.S. Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ-06), the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) today reintroduced his BOSS Act legislation to provide needed transparency and regulation to the badly […]

U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) Lauds FTC Ticket Workshop

By: TicketNews Staff U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) issued a press release on Tuesday afternoon praising the FTC Online Event Tickets workshop which ran throughout the day on Tuesday in Washington D.C. Pascrell, who has long been a proponent of increased regulation in the event ticketing world and critical of the Live Nation/Ticketmaster merger, was […]

Opinion: When Tickets Are Cancelled, Who Really Misses Out?

By: Katy Roxburgh | UK Fans Trust Last week, news broke that New Zealand Rugby had nullified what it deemed ‘fraudulent’ tickets. These tickets weren’t fakes, knock-offs or bad copies, they were in fact already purchased, genuine tickets. Their crime? They had been re-sold. The match in question will take place on the 27th of July between the […]