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Justice Department Will Move to Significantly Modify and Extend Consent Decree with Live Nation/Ticketmaster

Dec 20, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide
Mergers and Acquisitions

The Department of Justices Antitrust Division will file a petition asking the court to clarify and extend by five and a half years the Final Judgment entered by the Court in United States v. Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc., et al., Case No. 1:10-cv-00139-RMC (July 30, 2010). This is the most significant enforcement action of an existing antitrust decree by the Department in 20 years.

The 2010 Final Judgment permitted Live Nation to merge with Ticketmaster but prohibited the company from r...