04531187 is referenced by 344 patents and cites 7 patents.

A system for monitoring the play at gambling games is disclosed. The preferred embodiment comprises a system for monitoring the play at blackjack as that game is played in casinos. The system typically will comprise video monitor means for generating a digital representation of the bets made by the players and of the cards dealt to the players and to the dealer, so that an output can be generated indicating whether the correct payouts are made and bets collected. An alarm signal is generated if an error is made in the play of the game. An alarm signal may also be generated if the long-term statistics of the game indicate that the odds ordinarily applicable to the game have been departed from over a period of time.

Title
Game monitoring apparatus
Application Number
6/435776
Publication Number
4531187
Application Date
October 21, 1982
Publication Date
July 23, 1985
Inventor
Joseph C Uhland
1020 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill, 08003
NJ, US
Agent
Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris
IPC
G06F 15/28
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