US Patent No: 6,101,485

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Electronic solicitations for internet commerce

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Abstract

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A method for engaging in electronic commerce over the Internet, comprising the steps of: programming a first electronic mail (e-mail) message to include: a description of at least one product available for sale by an electronic commerce (e-commerce) site; a shopper selectable indicia for indicating that the shopper has chosen to purchase the at least one product; and, a shopper activatable link back to the e-commerce site for transmitting a second e-mail message including the shopper's choice to purchase the at least one product; transmitting the e-mail message over the Internet to at least one potential shopper; and, in response to receiving the second e-mail message transmitted back to the e-commerce site by activation of the link by the at least one potential shopper, consummating the purchase of the at least one product by the at least one potential shopper.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
EBAY INC.SAN JOSE, CA812

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Fortenberry, Keith N Boca Raton, FL 8 755
Szabo, Robert M Boca Raton, FL 38 1135
Toohey, James J Boca Raton, FL 26 1350
Yee, Raymond Coral Springs, FL 7 240
Zimmerman, Marshall L Columbus, OH 1 192

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
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Elcom Systems, Inc. (1)
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CRONOS TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (1)
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CATALINA MARKETING INTERNATIONAL, A DE CORP. (1)
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JUNO ONLINE SERVICES, INC. (3)
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Mypoints.com Inc. (1)
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ADB SYSTEM INTERNATIONAL, INC. (1)
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Trivnet Ltd. (1)
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HITACHI, LTD. (1)
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RATEZE REMOTE MGMT. L.L.C. (1)
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Westminster International Computers Inc. (1)
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INTELLECTUAL VENTURES I LLC (1)
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H&R BLOCK SERVICES, INC. (1)
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SOURCE SEARCH TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (1)
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Broadvision, Inc. (1)
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MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (1)
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IBM INTERNATIONAL GROUP BV (1)
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FACEBOOK, INC. (1)
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Allsoft Distributing Incorporated (1)
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7,233,915 Electronic activity and business system and method 6 2001
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7,870,021 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 15 2006
8,516,057 Subscriber list system and method 0 2006
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7,496,529 Electronic activity and business system and method 1 2007
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8,244,580 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 3 2011
8,140,386 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 2 2011
8,313,023 Exchange of non-negotiable credits of an entity's rewards program for entity independent funds 17 2012
8,297,502 User interface for the exchange of non-negotiable credits for entity independent funds 16 2012
8,342,399 Conversion of credits to funds 16 2012
8,825,522 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 0 2012
8,684,265 Rewards program website permitting conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to entity independent funds 3 2012
8,668,146 Rewards program with payment artifact permitting conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to entity independent funds 5 2012
8,523,063 Conversion operations of non-negotiable credits to funds between an entity and a commerce partner 8 2013
8,511,550 Graphical user interface for the conversion of loyalty points via a loyalty point website 13 2013
8,523,064 Graphical user interface for the conversion of loyalty points for services 7 2013
8,540,152 Conversion operations for loyalty points of different programs redeemable for services 9 2013
8,794,518 Conversion of loyalty points for a financial institution to a different loyalty point program for services 0 2013
8,783,563 Conversion of loyalty points for gaming to a different loyalty point program for services 0 2013
8,763,901 Cross marketing between an entity's loyalty point program and a different loyalty program of a commerce partner 0 2013
8,807,427 Conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to in-game funds for in-game purchases 0 2013
8,789,752 Conversion/transfer of in-game credits to entity independent or negotiable funds 0 2013
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8,973,821 Conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to entity independent funds 0 2014
8,950,669 Conversion of non-negotiable credits to entity independent funds 0 2014
8,944,320 Conversion/transfer of non-negotiable credits to in-game funds for in-game purchases 0 2014
 
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MCAFEE.COM, INC. (3)
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WEBLOYALTY.COM (2)
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WARP 9 INC. (1)
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Sony Corp./Sony Electronics, Inc. (1)
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Sony Electronics Inc. (6)
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MINDARROW SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
* 2004/0215,506 Interactive commercials as interface to a search engine 7 2001
 
MOVIEFLY, LLC (2)
* 2002/0073,033 Online digital video signal transfer apparatus and method 14 2001
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LPL Licensing, LLC (1)
8,738,435 Method and apparatus for presenting personalized content relating to offered products and services 0 2013
 
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (1)
* 2005/0021,639 Actionable messaging 2 2003
 
APPLE INC. (4)
* 7,275,041 Stored order system for electronic commerce 6 2000
6,920,428 Method of selling and distributing articles associated with live events 48 2001
7,933,807 Stored order system for electronic commerce 0 2007
* 2008/0004,988 Stored order system for electronic commerce 1 2007
 
SCIQUEST, INC. (1)
* 7,305,363 Method for optimal winner determination in combinatorial auctions 8 2001
 
GULA CONSULTING LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (30)
7,398,226 System and method for networked loyalty program 31 2001
* 2003/0033,211 System and method for networked loyalty program 31 2001
7,613,628 System and method for networked loyalty program 37 2001
7,222,101 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 27 2002
* 2002/0194,068 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 7 2002
7,613,629 System and method for the transfer of loyalty points 44 2002
* 2003/0130,895 System and method for the transfer of loyalty points 34 2002
7,467,096 System and method for the real-time transfer of loyalty points between accounts 49 2003
* 2003/0200,144 System and method for the real-time transfer of loyalty points between accounts 37 2003
8,538,874 Pay yourself first with auto bill pay system and method 0 2004
8,473,380 Pay yourself first budgeting 0 2004
7,584,149 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 10 2006
8,155,999 System and method for a merchant loyalty system 15 2006
7,672,870 System and method for monitoring consumer purchasing activity 35 2006
7,496,524 System and method for networked loyalty program 22 2007
7,428,498 System and method for networked loyalty program 24 2007
7,945,516 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 1 2007
7,890,367 System and method for tiered filtering of purchase transactions 5 2007
8,024,220 System and method for networked loyalty program 18 2007
7,813,955 System and method for networked loyalty program 88 2007
* 2008/0077,499 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NETWORKED LOYALTY PROGRAM 36 2007
8,050,968 System and method for the real-time transfer of loyalty points between accounts 15 2008
7,996,320 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 6 2008
8,065,182 System and method for networked loyalty program 12 2009
8,407,137 Pay yourself first with user guidance 2 2010
8,732,013 System and method for tiered filtering of purchase transactions 0 2010
8,738,532 System and method for securing data through a PDA portal 0 2011
8,626,582 System and method for networked loyalty program 0 2011
8,458,026 System and method for networked loyalty program 0 2011
8,639,568 System and method for a merchant loyalty system 0 2012
 
IC PLANET ACQUISITION CORPORATION (3)
7,469,405 System and method for scheduling execution of cross-platform computer processes 6 2001
8,156,499 Methods, systems and articles of manufacture for scheduling execution of programs on computers having different operating systems 1 2008
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E-Dialog, Inc. (1)
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ABLECO FINANCE LLC (1)
7,333,948 Method and system for cross-marketing products and services over a distributed communication network 22 2004
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (8)
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7,454,369 Synchronous electronic requisition processing methods 2 2003
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8,160,988 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 0 2010
8,005,777 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 16 2010
 
ADREA, LLC (7)
7,401,286 Electronic book electronic links 68 1999
9,053,640 Interactive electronic book 0 1999
8,095,949 Electronic book with restricted access features 19 1999
8,073,695 Electronic book with voice emulation features 8 1999
7,299,501 Electronic book selection and delivery system having encryption and security features 11 2001
8,548,813 Electronic book with voice emulation features 0 2011
9,099,097 Electronic book with voice emulation features 0 2013
 
SAP SE (6)
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7,840,451 Identifying the most relevant computer system state information 1 2005
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7,979,295 Supporting user interaction with a computer system 1 2005
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BUBBLECARDS.COM, INC. (1)
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Shop MA, Inc. (1)
7,197,475 Multi-vendor internet commerce system for e-commerce applications and methods therefor 71 2000
 
ARCHERON LIMITED LLC (2)
* 2007/0150,804 Method, system, and computer program product for propagating remotely configurable posters of host site content 14 2007
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USA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (13)
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6,615,183 Method of warehousing user data entered at an electronic commerce terminal 56 1999
6,604,087 Vending access to the internet, business application software, e-commerce, and e-business in a hotel room 44 1999
6,609,103 Electronic commerce terminal for facilitating incentive-based purchasing on transportation vehicles 95 1999
6,629,080 Transaction processing method of fulfilling an electronic commerce transaction by an electronic commerce terminal system 21 2000
6,807,532 Method of soliciting a user to input survey data at an electronic commerce terminal 55 2000
6,763,336 METHOD OF TRANSACTING AN ELECTRONIC MAIL, AN ELECTRONIC COMMERCE, AND AN ELECTRONIC BUSINESS TRANSACTION BY AN ELECTRONIC COMMERCE TERMINAL USING A WIRELESSLY NETWORKED PLURALITY OF PORTABLE DIGITAL DEVICES 56 2000
6,684,197 Method for revaluing a private label card using an electronic commerce terminal 20 2000
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6,606,605 Method to obtain customer specific data for public access electronic commerce services 54 2000
6,754,641 Dynamic identification interchange method for exchanging one form of identification for another 29 2000
 
ICPlanet Acquisition Corporation (3)
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FUJITSU LIMITED (2)
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THINK TEK, INC. (4)
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SAP AG (1)
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TRANSACTIS, INC. (2)
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8,775,263 System and method for email-based e-commerce 1 2011
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SMARTEN S.R.L. (1)
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7,730,008 Database interface and database analysis system 2 2005
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Phoenix Licensing, LLC (3)
8,606,632 System, method, and computer program product for selecting and presenting financial products and services 0 2010
8,458,052 System and method for automated generation of communications involving products or services 0 2011
8,719,114 System and method for automated generation of communications involving products or services 0 2012
 
PAYPAL INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (3)
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8,301,510 Electronic commerce for system registered consumers 6 2009
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8,055,582 Multi currency exchanges between participants of a network-based transaction facility 8 2010
8,249,990 Multi currency exchanges between participants of a networked-based transaction facility 3 2011
8,712,913 Multi currency exchanges between participants 0 2012
 
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7,885,726 Vending machine system and method for encouraging the purchase of profitable items 2 2006
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7,726,562 System for vending physical and information items 2 2007
7,577,496 System for vending physical and information items 14 2007
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MRD HOLDINGS LLC (2)
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MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (1)
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7,107,236 Self-contained business transaction capsules 6 2001
 
BUYERLEVERAGE (1)
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Buyerleverage E-Mail Solutions LLC (8)
7,725,546 System and method for granting deposit-contingent e-mailing rights 1 2005
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7,379,972 System and method for granting deposit-contingent e-mailing rights 2 2005
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7,636,756 System and method for granting deposit-contingent e-mailing rights 0 2007
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GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (3)
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* 2003/0101,099 Computerized method for the solicitation and sales of transactions 5 2001
* 2005/0177,457 Computerized method for the solicitation and sales of transactions 6 2005
 
Smartmarket Technologies Ltd. (1)
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SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (5)
7,040,541 Portable shopping and order fulfillment system 157 2000
6,837,436 Consumer interactive shopping system 328 2001
7,063,263 Consumer interactive shopping system 177 2004
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7,195,157 Consumer interactive shopping system 219 2006
 
MOVIELINK, LLC (4)
* 2002/0032,905 Online digital video signal transfer apparatus and method 91 2001
7,155,415 Secure digital content licensing system and method 57 2001
7,024,466 Network configured for delivery of content for download to a recipient 61 2001
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Qualex, Inc. (1)
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III HOLDINGS 1, LLC (3)
8,046,256 System and method for using loyalty rewards as currency 75 2001
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LOOP LINGO, INC. (1)
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EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY (1)
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RPX CORPORATION (4)
7,577,948 System and method for providing computer upgrade information 7 2004
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7,716,349 Electronic book library/bookstore system 5 2000
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FACEBOOK, INC. (3)
7,340,419 Method and apparatus for product display 24 2002
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EBAY INC. (4)
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8,266,016 Method and system for listing items globally and regionally, and customized listing according to currency or shipping area 7 2010
9,092,792 Customizing an application 0 2011
8,732,037 Method and system for providing a record 3 2012
 
CUSTOMSPOINT, INC. (1)
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McAfee, Inc. (1)
6,874,018 Method and system for playing associated audible advertisement simultaneously with the display of requested content on handheld devices and sending a visual warning when the audio channel is off 82 2001
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