SOURCE: Home Gambling Network, Inc.

November 10, 2006 09:00 ET

Home Gambling Network, Inc. ("HGN") and Mel Molnick ("Molnick") Hereby Announce: The Following Order From the Honorable Philip M. Pro, Chief U.S. District Judge for the United States Federal

Court for the Southern District of Nevada, Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 10, 2006 --Philip M. Pro, Chief U.S. District Judge for the United States Federal Court for the Southern District of Nevada, Las Vegas has assigned a new judge in the matter of Home Gambling Network, Inc., et al. VS Chris Piche, et al.

The details are:

     Case Name:
     Home Gambling Network, Inc., et al. VS Chris Piche, et al.

     Docket Text:
     MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS of the Honorable Philip M. Pro, Chief U.S.
     District Judge on 11/9/2006. By Deputy Clerk: V. Hayes. IT IS ORDERED
     that this case is reassigned to Judge David A. Ezra for all further
     proceedings.
Molnick's issued patents in:
European Patent No: 0 956 118
United States of America Patent # 5,800,268
Australian Patent #s 755152 & 757705
More to follow:

The Patent

The Patent pertains to a business method for remote wagering on live games and events utilizing electronic transactions. The patent was first published in Europe in November 1999 and provides its assignee with full provisional patent protection.

Specifically, via remote wagering, consumers can place bets from anywhere in the world without having to go to an actual wagering entity such as a casino, race track, sports book, or off-track betting parlor. Location-free wagering such as this is delivered to consumers via the Internet, satellite and cable television, and wireless technologies. Live games and events include casino-style games, pari-mutuel wagering, lotteries, sports betting, bingo, keno, and more. Electronic financial transactions are executed by credit card, debit card, smart card, as well as e-cash and any other electronic funds transfer.

Contact Information

  • For more information on HGN's live gaming patents:

    Contact:

    Mel Molnick
    CEO & President
    Home Gambling Network, Inc.
    Ph. 1-805-693-8198
    Fax 1-805-693-8068
    E-mail: Email Contact