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Jay S Walker, Bruce Schneier, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for a cryptographically assisted commercial network system designed to facilitate buyer-driven conditional purchase offers. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, August 11, 1998: US05794207 (1671 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method and apparatus for effectuating bilateral buyer-driven commerce. The present invention allows prospective buyers of goods and services to communicate a binding purchase offer globally to potential sellers, for sellers conveniently to search for relevant buyer purchas ...


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Bruce Schneier, Jay Walker, James Jorasch: Remote-auditing of computer generated outcomes and authenticated biling and access control system using cryptographic and other protocols. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, June 16, 1998: US05768382 (946 worldwide citation)

A computer device and method for encoding a message corresponding to an outcome of a computer game, and a computer device and method for decoding the message to detect a fraudulent outcome. The computer device used to generate the encoded message includes (1) a memory device containing encoding cont ...


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Jay S Walker, Bruce Schneier, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for a cryptographically-assisted commercial network system designed to facilitate and support expert-based commerce. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, January 19, 1999: US05862223 (833 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an expert matching method and apparatus for managing communications between an expert having particular qualifications and an end user seeking a solution to an expert request. In a preferred embodiment, the apparatus of the present invention includes a controller having a da ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: Database driven online distributed tournament system. Walker Assest Management Parnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, July 14, 1998: US05779549 (791 worldwide citation)

A method and a system for a distributed electronic tournament system in which many remotely located players participate in a tournament through input/output devices connected to a central controller which manages the tournament. The method includes the steps of (a) uniquely identifying a player comm ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Remote gaming device. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Dean Alderucci, Jeffrey L Brandt, December 14, 1999: US06001016 (737 worldwide citation)

A method and system for remote play of a gaming device, such as a slot machine. A player enters play preferences at a remote wagering terminal. The remote wagering terminal transmits the play preferences to a slot network server that stores the play preferences. Based upon the play preferences, the ...


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Bruce Schneier, Jay S Walker, James Jorasch: Off-line remote system for lotteries and games of skill. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan L, February 16, 1999: US05871398 (608 worldwide citation)

An off-line remote lottery system which enables players to purchase instant-type lottery game outcomes from a randomized prize data stream in a central computer, and view the outcomes on remotely disposed gaming computers which do not require an on-line connection during play.


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Jay S Walker, Thomas M Sparico, T Scott Case: Method and apparatus for the sale of airline-specified flight tickets. priceline com, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, April 27, 1999: US05897620 (489 worldwide citation)

An unspecified-time airline ticket representing a purchased seat on a flight to be selected later, by the airlines, for a traveler-specified itinerary (e.g., NY to LA on March 3rd) is disclosed. Various methods and systems for matching an unspecified-time ticket with a flight are also disclosed. An ...


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Jay S Walker, T Scott Case, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method, apparatus, and program for pricing, selling, and exercising options to purchase airline tickets. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 18, 1998: US05797127 (388 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, method, and program for determining a price of an option to purchase an airline ticket, and for facilitating the sale and exercise of those options. By purchasing an option, a customer can lock in a specified airfare without tying up his money and without risking the loss of the ticket ...


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Jay S Walker, Andrew S Van Luchene: Conditional purchase offer (CPO) management system for collectibles. priceline com Incorporated, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan L, August 22, 2000: US06108639 (296 worldwide citation)

A collectible conditional purchase offer (CPO) management system is disclosed for receiving and processing individual CPOs from buyers for one or more collectibles, such as coins, stamps, art prints, comic books, baseball cards, jewelry, or other used or secondary market goods. The collectible CPO m ...


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Jay S Walker, T Scott Case, Tracy Hartmann, Daniel E Tedesco: System and method for motivating submission of conditional purchase offers. priceline com Incorporated, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, March 21, 2000: US06041308 (279 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for encouraging buyers to submit CPOs to a CPO management system for a desired product. The CPO management system processes each received CPO to determine whether one or more sellers are willing to accept a given CPO. The disclosed CPO management system compensates ...



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