The present invention relates to the detection, classification, and management of collusion in online gaming. Specifically, it relates to detecting collusion in online poker and other games of chance. The present invention may also be used to detect collusion in other types of strategy based online gaming such as first person shooter games. The present invention can then be used to classify and visualize any detected collusion. Finally, the present invention can be used to make recommendations regarding what possible courses of action could be taken, if any, to prevent and/or control collusion.

Title
System and method for detection, classification, and management of collusion in online activity
Application Number
11/850811
Publication Number
20090069088
Application Date
September 6, 2007
Publication Date
March 12, 2009
Inventor
James Ostheimer
Washington
DC, US
Jeffrey Aikin
Arlington
VA, US
Brandon Goldfedder
Herndon
VA, US
Tod S Levitt
East Setauket
NY, US
Agent
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
DC, US
Agent
Don J Pelto
DC, US
IPC
A63F 09/24
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