Global Patent Index - EP 1257943 A1

EP 1257943 A1 2002-11-20 - SOFTGOODS DISTRIBUTION VIA A NETWORK

Title (en)

SOFTGOODS DISTRIBUTION VIA A NETWORK

Title (de)

VERTEILUNG VON SOFT-WAREN ÜBER EIN NETZWERK

Title (fr)

DISTRIBUTION DE BIENS DE CONSOMMATION NON DURABLES VIA UN RESEAU

Publication

EP 1257943 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00928097 A

Priority

  • SG 0000073 W
  • SG 200001262 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0171599A1] A system for transferring softgoods from a sender to a recipient, the system including the steps of: (e) the sender creating a mobile computing environment; (f) the sender installing the softgoods on the mobile computing environment; (g) transferring the mobile computing environment with the installed softgoods from the sender to the recipient such that upon the mobile computing environmnent being installed in a machine of the recipient the softgoods can be used by the recipient without the softgoods being installed on the recipient's machine; the transferring of the mobile computing environment with the installed softgoods being subject to terms relating to the use of the softgoods by the user, the terms being able to be varied subsequent to the installation of the mobile computing environment on the recipient's machine.

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

G06F 17/60; G06F 9/44; G06F 12/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 9/44 (2006.01); G06F 21/12 (2013.01); G06Q 30/00 (2012.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06Q 30/02 (2013.01); G06F 8/71 (2013.01); G06F 21/121 (2013.01); G06Q 30/06 (2013.01); G06F 2221/2137 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0171599A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

WO 0171599 A1 20010927; EP 1257943 A1 20021120

INPADOC legal status


2004-08-04 [18W] APPLICATION WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040604

2004-05-19 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION)

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB

2002-11-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020626

2002-11-20 [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