Patent Number: 6,685,562

Title: Method and system for arranging electronic quick lotteries

Abstract: To arrange an electronic instant lottery, a plurality of electronic instantlots (510) is generated (401, 605) and stored (402, 406, 606), each ofwhich comprises prize data which is encrypted and can be decrypted with alot-specific key. The keys (511) with which the encrypted prize data ofthe stored electronic instant lots can be decrypted are stored (403, 405)separately from the stored electronic instant lots. A given player (404)is provided with access to the stored electronic instant lots such that,by paying a given fee, the player acquires a given electronic instant lot.The player is also provided with access to the stored keys such that, bypresenting a proof of his possession of a given electronic instant lot,the player acquires the key corresponding to this particular electronicinstant lot.

Inventors: Rantanen; Anssi (Helsinki, FI)


International Classification: A63F 3/08 (20060101); G07C 15/00 (20060101); G06Q 50/00 (20060101); A63F 013/12 ()

Expiration Date: 02/02016