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Andrew Karonis, Brendan Ross, Shigeki Hirose, Dennis Denker, Happy Kush, Adam Sussman, Craig Mclane, Sean Moriarty: Systems for dynamically allocating finite or unique resources. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 1, 2009: US07584123 (79 worldwide citation)

The present invention is related to electronically allocating finite or limited resources. In an embodiment, a computer system is configured to receive bids over a network from a first plurality of users for a limited number of units, the bids including associated bid amounts. A data store is operab ...


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Shigeki Hirose, Dennis Denker, Adam Sussman, Craig McLane, Sean Moriarty: Systems and methods for queuing access to network resources. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 13, 2011: US08078483 (44 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides apparatus and methods for queuing access by large numbers of Internet or other network-based users to networked systems and resources with limited capacity. In one example embodiment, a queuing system provides user access to network resources, such as ...


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Dennis Denker, Kip Levin, David Scarborough: Systems and methods for providing resource allocation in a networked environment. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 7, 2010: US07849133 (30 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for allocating resources, such as computer controlled resources, in a networked system are described. An example system includes a network interface, an item database, a load balancer, a web proxy processor configured to selectively block or route an inbound user browser request, ...


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Kenton F Brett: Computer-based right distribution system with password protection. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 18, 2010: US07720746 (24 worldwide citation)

An automated ticket auctioning system receives and evaluates bid information records received from a plurality of remote terminals. Each bid information record corresponds to at least one bid for one or more desired seats at a venue. Each bid information record may also include a plurality of additi ...


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Adam Sussman, Robert Bennett, Dennis Denker: Computer-implemented systems and methods for resource allocation. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 4, 2011: US07865379 (23 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for processing queue data and for providing queue messaging over a network. An illustrative queuing system includes a first queue configured to hold resource requests from a plurality of users, and program code stored in computer readable memory configured to determ ...


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Brett Kenton F: Computer controlled event ticket auctioning system. Ticketmaster, December 19, 2007: EP1868153-A2 (21 worldwide citation)

An automated event ticket aucrioning system for receiving and evaluating bid information records received from a plurality of remote terminals, said bid information records corresponding to bids for one or more seats within a plurality of sections within a venue and corresponding to at least one par ...


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Adam Sussman, Robert Bennett, Dennis Denker: Apparatus and methods for providing queue messaging over a network. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 17, 2011: US07945463 (20 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for processing queue data and for providing queue messaging over a network. An illustrative queuing system includes a first queue configured to hold resource requests from a plurality of users, and program code stored in computer readable memory configured to determ ...


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Kenton F Brett: Computer controlled auction system. Ticketmaster L L C, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 29, 2010: US07747507 (18 worldwide citation)

An automated ticket auctioning system receives and evaluates bid information records received from a plurality of remote terminals. Each bid information record corresponds to at least one bid for one or more desired seats at a venue. Each bid information record may also include a plurality of additi ...


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Dennis Denker, Kip Levin, David Scarborough: Systems and methods for providing resource allocation in a networked environment. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 4, 2011: US07865598 (17 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for allocating resources, such as computer controlled resources, in a networked system are described. In an example embodiment, a plurality of requests to select one or more resources are received from distributed computer systems over a network at a receiving computer system. Th ...


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Kerry Samovar, David Goldberg, Paul LaFontaine: Apparatus for access control and processing. Ticketmaster, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 23, 2012: US08294549 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to methods and systems for providing secure access control to a facility. An access control system comprises a scanner located adjacent to a venue entrance. A computer system is coupled to the scanner. The computer system is configured to receive a coded user identifica ...