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Federal Court hits Viagogo with $7 million fine for misleading Australian ticket buyers

Federal Court hits Viagogo with $7 million fine for misleading Australian ticket buyers
October 2, 2020

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5th April 2019 - Viagogo executives lobby Federal MPs against ticket resale restrictions

20th March 2019 - UK MPs call for Viagogo boycott and changes to ticket scalping laws

12th March 2019 - Viagogo blamed as 200 refused entry to Dunedin concert

11th February 2019 - Concert promoter Michael Chugg says Viagogo is ‘out of control ... f**king thieves’

6th February 2019 - Commerce Commission describes Viagogo as a ‘marketplace for scalpers and fraudsters’ in Auckland High Court

11th January 2019 - ACCC warns against social media ticket scams for sold-out concert tickets

8th December 2018 - Viagogo agrees to UK competition authority demands on ticket resales

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5th June 2018 - FIFA makes criminal complaint against ticket reseller Viagogo

5th October 2017 - Choice names Viagogo among Australia’s shonkiest products of 2017

6th September 2017 - AFL urges fans to avoid making Finals series ticket purchases through Viagogo

28th August 2017 - ACCC commences legal action against ticket reseller Viagogo

13th May 2017 - Labor shadow minister slams Google and Viagogo over sales of fake concert tickets

23rd February 2017 - Ticket reseller Viagogo hit by multiple Spanish legal actions


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