08285656 is referenced by 75 patents and cites 122 patents.

Embodiments are directed to data verification of business or consumer data. Certain embodiments include a data verification system that receives or selects data to be verified, selects one or more verification methods to verify, update, and/or append/enhance the data. The data verification system may verify the data with one or more data verification methods, either alone or in combination. The methods may include a web-crawling verification method, an agent web verification method, a call verification method, a direct mail method, an email method, an in-person verification method, or other methods. The system has the ability to, automatically or manually, (1) blend automatic and manual segmentation of records or elements by criteria such as industry type, best times of day/month/year to verify, update, or append, cost, and level of importance (2) select the best verification processing method(s), and (3) manage the results and properly verify, update, append/enhance records.

Title
Systems and methods for data verification
Application Number
12/58632
Publication Number
8285656 (B1)
Application Date
March 28, 2008
Publication Date
October 9, 2012
Inventor
Carolyn Paige Soltes Matthies
Ladera Ranch
CA, US
Gregory Dean Jones
Irvine
CA, US
Albert Chia Shu Chang
Lake Forest
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Consumerinfo com
CA, US
IPC
G06N 5/00
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