Resale Rights Society

  1. Paperticket Closure Prompts Call For Action On Ticket Fraud

    October 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s Association of Secondary Ticket Agents (ASTA) has applauded the efforts of the Metropolitan Police in shutting down an online ticketing site, Paperticket.co.uk. ASTA says it's now more important than ever for government action ...

  2. Tixdaq Launches Secondary Ticket Price Checker

    July 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Independent ticketing research consultancy Tixdaq has launched a price-comparison service which enables gig goers to dig out the best-priced tickets sold online. London-based Tixdaq describes its new offering as an "ethical" price checke ...

  3. Row Brews Over Madonna's 'Sticky' Ticketing

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Resale Rights Society (RSS), the live music lobbying organization, has hit out at the "mounting chaos" over ticketing for Madonna's stadium shows in the U.K. Madonna became one of the first major artists to engage with the secon ...

  4. U.K. Debate Simmers On Secondary Ticketing

    March 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Heated debate during a conference in central London last night (March 18) illustrated that dialog on regulating the U.K. secondary-ticketing sector will continue to simmer for the forseeable future. Emotions ran high at "Ticket Touting: Going ...

  5. CPA, RSS Find Common Ground On Secondary Tix

    March 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Resale Rights Society is gathering pace thanks in part to the Concert Promoter's Association's apparent change of heart with regards to the secondary ticketing market. The U.K. based RRS claims that the CPA has abandoned its stance t ...

  6. MPs: Secondary Ticket Industry Needs To 'Clean Up Its Act'

    January 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST A Parliamentary select committee has described the inflated prices in the secondary ticket market as "unfair", but MPs have stopped short of recommending government intervention saying this "should only be considered as last resort& ...

  7. U.K. Secondary Ticketing Body Welcomes RRS

    December 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST The U.K.'s Association of Secondary Ticket Agents has thrown its support behind the creation of the Resale Rights Society, a new U.K.-based body unveiled this week with an aspiration to regulate the secondary market for live music tickets. &q ...

  8. U.K.'s RRS Goes In To Tackle Secondary Ticketing

    December 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST Former Island Records U.K. managing director Marc Marot has emerged at the helm of an ambitious organization which has been established to license the secondary market for live music tickets in the United Kingdom. An initiative of the Music Manage ...