Better Online Ticket Sales Act

Law:

15 U.S.C. § 45c

The Act prohibits the circumvention of a security measure, access control system, or other technological control measure used online by a ticket issuer. The Act also prohibits selling or offering to sell an event ticket obtained through such a circumvention violation if the seller participated in, had the ability to control, or should have known about the violation. The Act applies to event tickets for public concerts, theater performances, sporting events, and similar activities at venues with seating capacity of over 200.