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Some live event ticketing companies under investigation

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Posted at 11:31 AM, Nov 22, 2019

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 TICKETS.com 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.