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Qatar’s World Cup back in the spotlight at US FIFA trial

Testimony of a star witness in a courtroom in the USA has revealed new allegations of Qatari wrongdoing in its bid to host the FIFA 2022 World Cup. The allegations by Alejandro Burzaco,…

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Nov 22, 2017 Events / Finance / Legal / Sport /


Live Performance Australia welcomes consultation on ticket reselling

Live Performance Australia has welcomed the release of a consultation paper by the Commonwealth Treasury on ticket reselling. Commenting on the consultation, Live Performance Australia…

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Nov 20, 2017 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Sport / Ticketing /


RedBalloon fined over excessive credit card charges

Online leisure experience and gift retailer RedBalloon has paid $43,200 in penalties following the issue of four infringement notices by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission…

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Nov 18, 2017 Attractions / Legal / Recreation / Tourism /


Western Force legal loss leads Rugby WA to enter voluntary administration

Having revealed that it cannot afford to pay legal costs being sought over two failed legal attempts to save the Western Force Super League franchise, Rugby WA is to enter voluntary…

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Nov 17, 2017 Finance / Legal / Sport /


Australian Government begins ticket scalping consultation

A nationwide consultation process to combat ticket scalping and protect Australian concert-goers and live sport lovers has been announced by Federal Small Business Minister Michael…

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Nov 17, 2017 Entertainment / Government / Legal / Sport / Ticketing /


Charged with indecency, swim coach Scott Volkers allowed to keep passport

At a hearing in a Queensland court over five indecent treatment of a child charges, swim coach Scott Volkers has had his bail conditions revised, allowing him to keep his passport.…

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Nov 13, 2017 Aquatics / Legal / Sport /


Child’s death leads to suspension of junior drag racing in Western Australia

The Western Australian Government has moved to suspend junior drag racing in Western Australia pending the outcome of a Police investigation into the death of an eight-year-old girl who was…

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Nov 13, 2017 Government / Legal / Safety / Venues /


Gamblers urged to watch out for Melbourne Cup scams

As many Australians prepare to have a punt on the Melbourne Cup today, authorities are warning people to look out for scams. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's…

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Nov 7, 2017 Events / Legal / Sport / Venues /


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