07917371 is referenced by 194 patents and cites 180 patents.

A method and system provides transactions and arrangements in virtual world environments. A user can participate in transactions to acquire virtual property and related virtual rights. In some implementations, real-world and virtual parties can be involved in possible transfers of various types of virtual property and virtual property rights.

Title
Virtual world property disposition after real-world occurrence
Application Number
12/658600
Publication Number
7917371 (B2)
Application Date
February 5, 2010
Publication Date
March 29, 2011
Inventor
John D Rinaldo Jr
Bellevue
WA, US
Mark A Malamud
Seattle
WA, US
Richard T Lord legal representative
Seattle
WA, US
Robert W Lord
Seattle
WA, US
Royce A Levien
Lexington
MA, US
Edward K Y Jung
Bellevue
WA, US
Agent
Keller LaPuma Woodard PC
Assignee
The Invention Science Fund I
WA, US
IPC
G06Q 40/00
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