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Federal Court orders Viagogo to pay $7 million penalty for misleading Australian consumers

Federal Court orders Viagogo to pay $7 million penalty for misleading Australian consumers
May 19, 2022

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8th October 2019 - Google ban sees decline in Viagogo business activity

4th October 2019 - Court decision allows New Zealand Commerce Commission to continue Viagogo legal action

19th July 2019 - Live Performance Australia applauds Google decision to ban Viagogo

17th July 2019 - Google suspends Viagogo from paid-for global search results

18th April 2019 - Federal Court finds Viagogo guilty of misleading consumers

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

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1st December 2018 - UK court ruling set to see Viagogo having to reimburse fans

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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


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