2018 Secondary Ticket Marketplace Guide to US Ticket Resale Regulations

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    We are pleased to present the 2018 Secondary Ticket Marketplace, Guide to US Ticket Resale Regulations. This Guide summarizes the various US state and local legal requirements with respect to the resale of tickets, including new obligations flowing from recent changes in New York law.

    What was once a small offline industry of ticket resellers, or “scalpers,” as they are commonly known, has grown into a multibillion-dollar online business, attracting the attention of US regulators at the federal, state and local levels. This Guide provides an overview of existing and new regulations and helps navigate requirements surrounding the secondary ticket marketplace.

    The 2018 Secondary Ticket Marketplace, Guide to US Ticket Resale Regulations is authored by Laura D. Nemeth, a Corporate partner with more than 10 years of experience advising clients in the ticketing industry.