Global Patent Index - EP 1088275 A1

EP 1088275 A1 2001-04-04 - REMOTELY ACCESSIBLE LEGACY DOCUMENT STORAGE AND SERVICE APPARATUS

Title (en)

REMOTELY ACCESSIBLE LEGACY DOCUMENT STORAGE AND SERVICE APPARATUS

Title (de)

FERNZUGRIFFBARE SPEICHERUNG UND BEDIENVORRICHTUNG VON LEGALEN DOKUMENTEN

Title (fr)

SERVICE ET APPAREIL DE STOCKAGE DE DOCUMENTS LEGAUX ACCESSIBLES A DISTANCE

Publication

EP 1088275 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00916564 A

Priority

  • US 0007437 W
  • US 27405999 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0057279A1] A remotely accessible document storage service and apparatus (10) includes a virtual safety deposit box (24) in which legacy documents may be stored in a safe environment for subsequent retrieval by an access device utilizing access authorization. Various access devices may include devices useable by individual users (14), government entities (16), community kiosks (18), or authorized third parties (20). The remotely accessible document storage apparatus may include a service desk (26) for physically receiving documents from users for scanning (30) and for printing (74) and sending documents via post or carrier (80) to a recipient (83) designated by the user. A remote service desk (22) is also contemplated sited near a carrier hub (108) for convenience and efficiency of physical transfer.

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

G06F 12/14; G06F 17/21; G06F 17/60

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 12/14 (2006.01); G06F 17/21 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06Q 10/10 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0057279A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 0057279 A1 20000928; AU 3765400 A 20001009; CA 2335790 A1 20000928; EP 1088275 A1 20010404

INPADOC legal status


2004-05-12 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT NL

2004-04-14 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040223

2001-05-23 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010328

2001-04-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE