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The TicketMaster/Live Nation merger

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights

The TicketMaster/Live Nation merger

what does it mean for consumers and the future of concert business? : hearing before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, February 24, 2009

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg -- 111-201
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF26 .J8352 2009a
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24442707M
ISBN 100160852536
ISBN 109780160852534
LC Control Number2010443394
OCLC/WorldCa540736643

Just when Obama brought hope into the world, another great for business, crap for the rest, music merger is upon us. In a classic big business move TicketMaster and Live Nation are close to a merger. That would "consolidate two of the most powerful forces in the music industry under one roof." -Bob Lefsetz I don't know how you feel about TicketMaster, but I'll bet you are like all my friends. Ticketmaster will be required to license its primary ticketing software to Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG), the second-largest concert promoter and operator of major venues.


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The TicketMaster/Live Nation merger by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights Download PDF EPUB FB2

Under the merger terms, Ticketmaster shareholders would receive shares of Live Nation common stock for each share of Ticketmaster. Live Nation would own percent of the combined company. Live Nation, the largest concert promoter, and Ticketmaster Entertainment, the No. 1 ticket seller, announced their widely reported merger deal on Tuesday stock-for-stock transaction would create a powerhouse in the music and live entertainment industries and likely draw intense scrutiny from antitrust regulators and lawmakers.

A hearing was held on the proposed merger of Ticketmaster and Live Nation to evaluate the impact of the merger on competition and consumer. Live Nation, whose vast roster of artists includes Madonna, Coldplay and U2, is to merge with Ticketmaster in an all-share deal worth about $m (£m).

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The Ticketmaster/live Nation Merger: What Does It Mean For Consumers And The Future Of The Concert Business?4/5(1). LIVE NATION AND TICKETMASTER CEOs OUTLINE BENEFITS OF MERGER Congressional Hearing Highlights Need for Change in Ailing Music Industry WASHINGTON, Febru – Michael Rapino, CEO of Live Nation (NYSE: LYV), and Irving Azoff, CEO of Ticketmaster Entertainment (NASDAQ: TKTM), told members of CongressFile Size: KB.

Christine Varney, the assistant attorney general who ran the U.S. Justice Department’s antitrust division, is stepping down from her post. Varney ran the division during the federal review of the Ticketmaster/Live Nation merger, and according The TicketMaster/Live Nation merger book the Wall Street Journal, she is resigning in August to join the prestigious.

"The proposed merger of Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc and Live Nation, Inc will limit the development of competition in the market for live music ticket retailing," announced the Competition. Ticketmaster Entertainment / Live Nation, Inc. merger inquiry (CC) Closed Competition Commission (CC) merger inquiry.

Published 22 December From: Competition and Markets Authority. Opened. In summary of an article published in the New Yorker earlier this week, the merger of Live Nation and TicketMaster into one live music-providing conglomerate in has produced a string.

The Ticketmaster/Live Nation merger thus represented both a horizontal combination and an instance of vertical integration. It involved both a merger between two large players at different stages in the supply chain, and a merger between the largest primary ticketing service in the business and the first major entrant to challenge its dominant.

Live Nation Entertainment reached a deal with the DOJ, resolving concerns of antitrust violation regarding the agreement of its merger with Ticketmaster. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy The Ticketmaster/Live Nation Merger (Paperback) at nd: United States Congress Senate Committee.

Ticketmaster and Live Nation are nearing an all-stock merger to form the world's dominant concert promotion, ticketing and artist-management company.

Ticketmaster has dominated ticket sales for major concert events for two decades. Init sold more than million tickets worth more than $ billion and had a.

Another roadblock to a potential merger with Ticketmaster was the expensive antitrust lawsuit that was likely to result, and since Live Nation was already gaining substantial market share and competing with Ticketmaster for third-party contracts, it was debatable whether a. The Ticketmaster/live Nation Merger: What Does It Mean For Consumers And The Future Of The Concert Business.

- Scholar's Choice Edition [United States Congress Senate Committee] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. Prior to its proposed merger with Ticketmaster, Live Nation had established incentives to reduce service fees to sell more tickets.

Today’s settlement offers a new competitor comparable incentives to ensure ticket sales are maximized for the benefit of consumers, the department said. Ticketmaster, Live Nation to merge. Unless authorities block the merger on antitrust grounds, the nation's largest owner of concert venues and Author: Matt Rosoff.

Ending a yearlong investigation, the Justice Department on Monday announced its conditions for accepting a proposed merger between Ticketmaster Entertainment and Live Nation, a Author: Ben Sisario.

The Ticketmaster-Live Nation merger is the time to reverse this laissez-faire approach to vertical mergers. Vertical merger policy is set out in the Merger Guidelines, which describe several theories of possible competitive harm from a vertical merger.

entered into a definitive merger agreement to create the world’s premier live entertainment company. The combined entity, which will be called Live Nation Entertainment, joins Live Nation’s concert promotions expertise with Ticketmaster’s world-class ticketing solutions and.

Ticketmaster, Live Nation and their respective executive officers and directors may be deemed to be participating in the solicitation of proxies in connection with the transaction. The TicketMaster/Live Nation merger: what does it mean for consumers and the future of the concert business?: hearing before the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, Febru A final point for now: the one thing that would make the current ticket situation even worse for the fan than it is now would be Ticketmaster and Live Nation coming up with a single system.

Live Nation Entertainment is an American global entertainment company, founded infollowing the merger of Live Nation and Ticketmaster.

The company promotes, operates, and manages ticket sales for live entertainment in the United States and internationally. It also owns and operates entertainment venues, and manages the careers of music Headquarters: Beverly Hills, California, U.S.

Looking for tickets for 'live nation'. Search atthe number one source for concerts, sports, arts, theater, theatre, broadway shows, family event tickets on online. By Jui Chakravorty Das and Joe Giannone 2 hrs 38 mins ago NEW YORK (Reuters) – Ticketmaster Entertainment Inc and Live Nation Inc may unveil a merger as soon as this week, creating a music industry powerhouse with a combined market value of over $ million, a source briefed on the talks told Reuters on Tuesday.

If the deal goes ahead, the marriage of the world's biggest concert. CAPAF’s David Balto testifies before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights on the Ticketmaster-Live Nation the full.

Febru Ticketmaster-Live Nation Merger. A hearing was held on the proposed merger of Ticketmaster and Live Nation to evaluate the impact of the merger on.

The merger of Ticketmaster and Live Nation creates a vertically integrated behemoth. Live Nation Entertainment will be able to book the many musicians whom it manages at venues that it owns, and. The proposed merger of AT&T and T-Mobile: rethinking possible () / Patrick DeGraba, Gregory L.

Rosston; Rockonomics: the Ticketmaster-Live Nation merger and the rock concert business () / John E. Kwoka, Jr. The Sirius/XM Satellite radio merger () / Serge X. Moresi, Steven C. Salop; Revisiting a merger: FTC v. The merger of Live Nation and Ticketmaster won't involve an exchange of cash.

The two companies said they will be combined in a tax-free, all-stock. As soon as the concert promoter Live Nation and the ticketing giant Ticketmaster Entertainment confirmed their merger plans on Tuesday, the two got right to work addressing antitrust concerns that have taken center stage.

Ticketmaster Chairman Barry Diller (pictured above), who will be chairman of the new company to be called Live Nation Entertainment, tried to dispel the notion that. Re: Ticketmaster, Live Nation in merger talks Years ago I bought pdf Ticketmaster or whatever it was called then on advice from a financial person.

Now I have shares in crap like HSN, Tree, ILG, IAC, ticketmaster and Expedia.Only time will tell whether the Ticketmaster/Live Nation merger will end up being fair to promoters, venues and ticketing companies, and in the meantime the live entertainment industry should look toward innovation to stay competitive, Assistant Attorney General Christine Varney reportedly told a crowd of concert professionals and others.

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