No rehearing in Ticketmaster case | Arkansas Blog

Thursday, May 24, 2012

No rehearing in Ticketmaster case

Posted By on Thu, May 24, 2012 at 10:44 AM

The Arkansas Supreme Court today, without comment, declined to rehear its decision that Ticketmaster is subject to the anti-scalping law when it is exclusive agent for tickets as such venues as Verizon Arena. The Supreme Court, in answering a question posed by a federal court in a lawsuit over Ticketmaster add-on charges, did NOT hold specifically that charges amounted to scalping. It said a ticket agent could add reasonable charges for handling, but didn't say at what point charges became unreasonable.

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