07031945 is referenced by 187 patents and cites 79 patents.

A method, system, server architecture and/or tangible medium upgrade and award admittance of events to an event customer, preferably via a data communication network. The method includes, for example, receiving a communication from the event customer, the communication including a request to obtain admittance to at least one event, the communication also including an identifier associated with the event customer, admitting the event customer at the point of sale system after verification of the request, and updating a database indicating that the request was processed. The method also includes determining first predetermined criteria associated with the event indicative of at least one other event customer not attending the event, releasing an allocation associated with the at least one other event customer, and notifying at least another of the event customers to perform the upgrade and/or reallocation.

Title
System and method for reallocating and/or upgrading and/or rewarding tickets, other event admittance means, goods and/or services
Application Number
9/910821
Publication Number
7031945 (B1)
Application Date
July 24, 2001
Publication Date
April 18, 2006
Inventor
Irah H Donner
Silver Spring, 20902
MD, US
Agent
Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley
IPC
G06F 17/60
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