New York Arts and Cultural Affairs Law
1. Any person who in violation of section 25.13 of this article unlawfully resells or offers to resell or solicits the purchase of any ticket to any place of entertainment shall be guilty of ticket speculation.
2. Any person, firm or corporation which in violation of section 25.13 of this article unlawfully resells, offers to resell, or purchases with the intent to resell five or more tickets to any place of entertainment shall be guilty of aggravated ticket speculation. * NB Effective until July 1, 2017 * 25.09. Suspension or revocation of licenses. In the event that any licensee shall be guilty of any fraud or misrepresentation or otherwise violate any of the provisions of this article or any other law or local ordinance, such commissioner shall be empowered, on giving five days notice by mail to such licensee, and on affording such licensee an opportunity to answer the charges made against him, to suspend or revoke the license issued to him. * NB Effective July 1, 2017