Thomas G Woolston: Consignment nodes. MercExchange L L C, Thomas G Woolston, December 1, 1998: US05845265 (830 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for creating a computerized market for used and collectible goods by use of a plurality of low cost posting terminals and a market maker computer in a legal framework that establishes a bailee relationship and consignment contract with a purchaser of a good at the market maker ...

Steven P Shwartz: Interactive database query system and method for prohibiting the selection of semantically incorrect query parameters. Software, C Scott Talbot, Thomas G Woolston, Howrey & Simon, December 10, 1996: US05584024 (264 worldwide citation)

A database query system includes a query assistant that permits the user to enter only queries that are both syntactically and semantically valid (and that can be processed by an SQL generator to produce semantically valid SQL). Through the use of dialog boxes, a user enters a query in an intermedia ...

Kenneth H Appleman, Elizabeth A Maier, Scott C Germaise, William Day, Jim Anderson, Olga Taller: Collaborative internet data mining systems. General Internet, Thomas G Woolston, Hunton & Williams, June 29, 1999: US05918010 (197 worldwide citation)

A collaborative Internet data mining system for facilitating a group effort from a plurality of guides to the Internet, by automatically processing the information provided by the guides and thereby create a branded or uniform look and feel to the web sites supported by the plurality of guides.