By Zachary Zagger (March 25, 2016, 5:26 PM EDT) -- Sports teams' efforts to control the secondary market for game tickets through new policies and resale restrictions have led to several lawsuits across the country, but attorneys say while the legal risks for teams implementing such policies are unclear, the teams face a significant risk of fan backlash.
In recent weeks, the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball and the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association have instituted policies requiring fans to present verified electronic tickets on their mobile devices in order to gain entry to the stadium. These policies have drawn ire from fans and season-ticket holders who...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!