Global Patent Index - EP 1163790 A1

EP 1163790 A1 2001-12-19 - BILL IMAGE GENERATION

Title (en)

BILL IMAGE GENERATION

Title (de)

BILDERZEUGUNG FÜR VERGEBÜHRUNG

Title (fr)

GENERATION D'IMAGE DE FACTURE

Publication

EP 1163790 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00911129 A

Priority

  • GB 0001077 W
  • GB 9906969 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0059198A1] Disclosed is a computer implemented billing system arranged to assign a charge type identifier (CTI) to each of a number of usage records; and to process each usage record in dependence on its assigned CTI to produce a bill image, the format of the bill image being dependent on the CTIs of the usage records. Also disclosed is a method of generating a bill image in a computer-implemented billing system, the method comprising the steps of assigning a charge type identifier (CTI) to each of a number of usage records and processing each usage record in dependence on its assigned CTI to produce a bill image, the format of the bill image being dependent on the CTIs of the usage records.

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

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 15/41 (2013.01); H04M 15/43 (2013.01); H04M 15/44 (2013.01); H04M 15/53 (2013.01); H04M 15/8083 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0104 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0108 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0164 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0172 (2013.01); H04M 2215/0184 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0059198A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 0059198 A1 20001005; AU 3312200 A 20001016; EP 1163790 A1 20011219; GB 9906969 D0 19990519

INPADOC legal status


2007-09-19 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20070418

2005-04-13 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050225

2001-12-19 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010920

2001-12-19 [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

2001-12-19 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI