ACCC takes ticket reseller Viagogo to court

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)  has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against ticket reseller viagogo AG (Viagogo) alleging it breached the Australian Consumer Law when reselling entertainment, music and live sport tickets from 1 May 2017 to 26 June 2017.

The ACCC alleges that Viagogo made false or misleading representations, and engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct, regarding the price of tickets on its online platform by failing to disclose substantial fees.

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