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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Geoffrey M Gelman, Magdalena M Fincham, Steven M Santisi, Norman C Gilman, Thomas M Sparico: System and method for communicating game session information. Walker Digital, Magdalena M Fincham, Fincham Downs, June 26, 2012: US08206210 (206 worldwide citation)

According to one or more embodiments of the present invention, a contract is established for a session comprising two or more plays of at least one gaming device. Information about the game play session, such as outcomes generated at the at least one gaming device, is communicated to a player device ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Geoffrey M Gelman, Stephen C Tulley, Scott T Friesen, Russell P Sammon, Magdalena M Fincham: Methods and systems for facilitating play at a gaming device by means of third party offers. Walker Digital, Magdalena M Fincham, August 22, 2006: US07094149 (183 worldwide citation)

In accordance with embodiments of the present invention an offer is presented to a player (e.g., at a gaming device or a table game in a casino). The offer defines a benefit to be provided in exchange for the player's commitment to an obligation defined by the offer. The offer may be provided once i ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Russell P Sammon, Magdalena M Fincham: System and method for facilitating play of a video game via a web site. Walker Digital, Carson C K Fincham, March 20, 2007: US07192352 (181 worldwide citation)

A method and system for operating a video game or video game tournament (e.g., via a Web site) is disclosed. In accordance with the method and system a bonus is provided to a player playing the video game or participating in the video game tournament. In some embodiments a bonus is provided to the p ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Geoffrey M Gelman, Magdalena M Fincham, Steven M Santisi, Norman C Gilman, Thomas M Sparico: Gaming device for a flat rate play session and a method of operating same. Walker Digital, Magdalena M Fincham, November 28, 2006: US07140964 (147 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed generally to a method and apparatus for operating a gaming device having a flat rate play session costing a flat rate price. The flat rate play session spans multiple plays on the gaming device over a pre-established duration. The gaming device identifies price para ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena M Fincham, Geoffrey M Gelman: Apparatus and method for facilitating team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Michael D Downs, March 30, 2004: US06712699 (142 worldwide citation)

A method for team play of slot machines, including determining a first result corresponding to a first player on a team, determining a second result corresponding to a second player, determining whether the second player is on the team, and determining a result based on the first result and the seco ...


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Jay S Walker, Magdalena M Fincham, Stephen C Tulley, Andrew S Van Luchene, Daniel E Tedesco: Systems and methods for facilitating group rewards. Walker Digital, Carson C K Fincham, Magdalena Fincham, January 10, 2006: US06985879 (113 worldwide citation)

In accordance with at least one embodiment of the present invention a retailer may receive a request from a group of customers for a reward the group desires to earn by making purchases at the retailer. In response to such a request the retailer determines purchasing conditions the group must satisf ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Geoffrey M Gelman, Russell P Sammon, Magdalena M Fincham: Method and apparatus for deriving information from a gaming device. IGT, K&L Gates, August 10, 2010: US07771271 (104 worldwide citation)

In accordance with one or more embodiments, an information deriving device is associated with at least one gaming device. The information deriving device is operable to derive information about occurrences (e.g., payouts obtained, wagers placed, reactions of player, balance of credit meter, etc.) at ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena M Fincham, Geoffrey M Gelman, Robert C Tedesco: Apparatus and method for facilitating team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, April 29, 2008: US07364510 (102 worldwide citation)

A method for team play of slot machines, including determining a first result corresponding to a first player on a team, determining a second result corresponding to a second player, determining whether the second player is on the team, and determining a result based on the first result and the seco ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena M Fincham, Stephen C Tulley, John M Packes Jr: Systems and methods for lottery game play aggregation. Walker Digital, Michael D Downs, August 10, 2004: US06773345 (95 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for operating a lottery gaming system. In one embodiment, a player playing an electronic instant lottery game on a player device accumulates occurrences of a bonus symbol during a duration comprising at least two outcomes. The occurrences of the bonus symbol may be t ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico, Magdalena M Fincham: Methods and apparatus for providing entertainment content at a gaming device. Walker Digital, Taylor M Davenport, July 10, 2007: US07241219 (91 worldwide citation)

Gaming systems and methods of operation thereof are disclosed. Such gaming systems and methods allow a player of a gaming device, such as a slot machine or an arcade video game, to access entertainment services, such as broadcast television programming, web sites, pay-per-view services and shared-re ...