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Ticketmaster advertising display outside the Gallery Place/Chinatown metro stop in Washington, D.C. June 6, 2020. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM Ticketmaster advertising display outside the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro stop in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM)

Ticketmaster has agreed to pay a $10 million fine as part of a deferred prosecution agreement related to fraud and hacking allegations in the Eastern District of New York, prosecutors announced Wednesday.

The agreement with the U.S. attorney’s office in the district resolves a five-count criminal information filed against Ticketmaster, which included allegations of wire fraud and computer intrusion against Songkick, another company in the ticketing and entertainment industry.

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Jane Wester

Jane Wester is a litigation reporter for the New York Law Journal. Email her at [email protected] or find her on Twitter @janewester.

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