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Songkick Alleges Former Exec Shared Trade Secrets With Live Nation’s Ticketmaster

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Hypebot reports: “Live Nation owned Ticketmaster allegedly used an old password provided by Stephen Mead, the director of Ticketmaster’s artist-services unit and a former Songkick executive, to steal trade secrets. The accusation came to light in a new filing by Songkick in its ongoing anti-trust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and Live Nation. If proven true, it would be a criminal offense. Ticketmaster  allegedly revamped its ticketing and artists services systems, according to the Wall Street Journal, based on information that it retrieved from Songkick’s computer.”

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