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Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings, Lawrence R Pitman: Method and apparatus for awarding a bonus on a network of electronic gaming devices during a pre-determined time period. Acres Gaming Incorporated, Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, May 2, 2006: US07037195 (123 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide a time-based bonus system that can be pre-configured to award a certain amount of money to players of networked gaming devices over a certain time period. The amount of bonus money in a bonus pool is predetermined by a casino or other gaming network operator. Add ...


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Jacob Graham, Greg Schlottmann, Michael N Low, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings: Server based gaming system having system triggered loyalty award sequences. IGT, K&L Gates, March 9, 2010: US07674180 (97 worldwide citation)

A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming machines. In one embodiment, the gaming system provides players with one or more loyalty incentives, such as one or more loyalty awards, utilizing one or more loyalty incentive award sequences. In one embodiment, the gaming s ...


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Greg Schlottmann, Jacob Thomas Graham, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings, Vince Manfredi, Michael MacVittie: Server based gaming system and method for selectively providing one or more different tournaments. IGT, K&L Gates, March 23, 2010: US07684874 (65 worldwide citation)

A gaming system includes a central server or controller operable to communicate a plurality of different commands to a plurality of gaming machines to provide non-tournament game play and to provide tournament game play on the same gaming machines.


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Cara L Iddings, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider: Server based gaming system having system triggered loyalty award sequences. IGT, K&L Gates, August 9, 2011: US07993199 (59 worldwide citation)

A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming tables. In one embodiment, the gaming system provides players with one or more loyalty incentives, such as one or more loyalty awards, utilizing one or more loyalty incentive award sequences. In one embodiment, the gaming sys ...


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Cara L Iddings, Daniel Dewaal, Bryan Bullard, Chad Little, Vince Manfredi, Richard J Schneider: Server based gaming system having multiple progressive awards. IGT, K&L Gates, August 4, 2009: US07568973 (50 worldwide citation)

A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming machines. The central server includes a plurality of progressive modules. Each progressive module maintains one or more progressive awards and is associated with zero, one or more of the gaming machines in the gaming system. ...


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Cara L Iddings, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider: Server based gaming system and method for providing one or more tournaments at gaming tables. IGT, K&L Gates, April 6, 2010: US07690996 (42 worldwide citation)

A gaming system and method that enables tournament table games and non-tournament table games to be played simultaneously at a same gaming table with a processor automatically determining the results of the tournament. The players at a gaming table may play a tournament game simultaneously with othe ...


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Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings: Server based gaming system having system triggered loyalty award sequences. IGT, K&L Gates, January 4, 2011: US07862430 (40 worldwide citation)

A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming machines. In one embodiment, the gaming system provides players with one or more loyalty incentives, such as one or more loyalty awards, utilizing one or more loyalty incentive award sequences. In one embodiment, the gaming s ...


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Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings, Vince Manfredi, Michael MacVittie: Server based gaming system and method for selectively providing one or more different tournaments. IGT, K&L Gates, December 6, 2011: US08070583 (37 worldwide citation)

A gaming system includes a central server or controller operable to communicate a plurality of different commands to a plurality of gaming machines to provide non-tournament game play and to provide tournament game play on the same gaming machines.


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Greg Schlottmann, Jacob Thomas Graham, Bryan D Wolf, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings, Vince Manfredi, Michael MacVittie: Server based gaming system and method for selectively providing one or more different tournaments. IGT, K&L Gates, August 31, 2010: US07787972 (37 worldwide citation)

A gaming system includes a central server or controller operable to communicate a plurality of different commands to a plurality of gaming machines to provide non-tournament game play and to provide tournament game play on the same gaming machines.


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Greg Schlottmann, Jacob Thomas Graham, Anthony J Baerlocher, Richard J Schneider, Cara L Iddings, Vince Manfredi, Michael MacVittie: Server based gaming system and method for selectively providing one or more different tournaments. IGT, K&L Gates, March 30, 2010: US07689302 (35 worldwide citation)

A gaming system includes a central server or controller operable to communicate a plurality of different commands to a plurality of gaming machines to provide non-tournament game play and to provide tournament game play on the same gaming machines.