Global Patent Index - EP 1025686 A2

EP 1025686 A2 2000-08-09 - METHOD AND DEVICE IN COMPUTER NETWORKS

Title (en)

METHOD AND DEVICE IN COMPUTER NETWORKS

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND GERÄT IN RECHNERNETZWERKEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF CONCERNANT UN RESEAU INFORMATIQUE

Publication

EP 1025686 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98948001 A

Priority

  • SE 9801639 W
  • SE 9703632 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9918708A2] The invention relates to a method and a device for granting a discount and/or free calls to a subscriber in a telephone network, said subscriber having access to a computer connectable to a network, said computer being connectable to a smart card reader, said method comprising the following steps: storing information about the discount or other benefits to be granted on a smart card; downloading the information from the smart card to the telephone company's computer system for registration of the discount information in the telephone company's subscriber database.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H04M 3/42; H04M 15/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04M 15/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04M 15/745 (2013.01); H04M 15/00 (2013.01); H04M 15/8083 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0108 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0184 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9918708A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE DK ES FI FR GB IT LI NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 9918708 A2 19990415; WO 9918708 A3 19990617; AU 752541 B2 20020919; AU 9466798 A 19990427; EP 1025686 A2 20000809; SE 512167 C2 20000207; SE 9703632 D0 19971006; SE 9703632 L 19990407

INPADOC legal status


2004-10-06 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040401

2004-04-28 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON (PUBL)

2004-04-28 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: TELIA AB (PUBL)

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000322

2000-08-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): CH DE DK ES FI FR GB IT LI NL