Some live event ticketing companies under investigation

Posted at 11:31 AM, Nov 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-22 11:31:10-05

The House Energy and Commerce Committee is launching a probe into several top live event ticketing companies, claiming unfair and deceptive practices.

StubHub, Live Nation, and are among those involved.

A news release from the committee said a letter had been sent to those companies requesting more information.

Lawmakers particularly pointed to high, hidden fees and a lack of transparency putting consumers at risk of unfair treatment.