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Google suspends ticket website Viagogo from paid-for global search results

Google has suspended the secondary ticketing company Viagogo from its paid-for search results, globally and with immediate effect, a potentially huge blow to the website’s ability to do business. The search engine’s surprise decision, which was welcomed by campaign groups and MPs including the digital minister, Margot James, comes with Viagogo also facing legal action …

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Aussie music biz reacts to Google’s “long overdue” Viagogo ban

Those fighting the battle against ticket scalping on behalf of the music industry were dealt an ace on Thursday when Google announced it had banned Viagogo from advertising on its platform. The ban follows a global push against the ticket reseller, which has been used to re-sell tickets way above market value for several years. …

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Viagogo: MPs warn music fans not to buy from ticketing site

Music fans should stay away from secondary ticketing site, Viagogo – that’s the warning from a group of British politicians. Members of Parliament (MPs) from the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee criticised Viagogo for “misleading” customers into thinking they’re buying official tickets for events. Lots of music acts have stopped people who have bought …

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Ticket Reseller Viagogo Has Provided A Typically Crap Response To The Latest Backlash

Viagogo is widely considered in the Australian music industry as being one of the dodgiest ticket resellers on the market, and in the past week, a slew of prominent figures within the industry have said they’ve had enough. A call to action has been put in place to get Viagogo shut down for good, as …

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German court bans Viagogo from re-selling Rammstein tickets in ‘warning signal’ ruling

‘The court’s decision is a warning signal to anyone who thinks they can resell massively overpriced and invalid Rammstein tickets’ Ticket resale site Viagogo has been told by German courts that it is forbidden to offer second-hand tickets for Rammstein‘s forthcoming tour, and that tickets purchased through them will be invalid. The shows set records …

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Superstar Ed Sheeran BANS tickets from VIAGOGO as war on ticket touts finally gets real

Those attending Sheeran’s concerts this week in Manchester have been asked to buy new face-value tickets upon arrival if theirs were purchased through secondary site Viagogo, as those would be deemed invalid. Viagogo offers users the opportunity to resell tickets for more than their face value. Sheeran’s tour promoters Kilimanjaro Live, DHP Family and AEG …

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