Login| Sign Up| Help| Contact|

Patent Searching and Data


Title:
MESSAGE EXCHANGE
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2016/134244
Kind Code:
A8
Abstract:
Disclosed is a voice message exchange system and method for improving communication between an inmate and a third party by enabling the inmate to leave a message when a call is not answered and further allowing the third party who receives the message to reply with a message to the inmate. Additionally, outside parties that meet the institution's requirements can leave messages for inmates at any time. The present invention can be used as an add-on to legacy inmate call management systems or incorporated internally into an inmate call management system. The system also provides monitoring, controlling, recording, and billing means.

Inventors:
HODGE, Stephen (12184 FM 428, Aubry, TX, 76227, US)
WOODY, David (5807 Rathbone Drive, Allen, TX, 75002, US)
Application Number:
US2016/018653
Publication Date:
November 24, 2016
Filing Date:
February 19, 2016
Export Citation:
Click for automatic bibliography generation   Help
Assignee:
VALUE-ADDED COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (3801 E. Plano Parkway, Suite 100Plano, TX, 75074, US)
International Classes:
H04M3/537
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
SPECHT, Michael, D. et al. (Sterne, Kessler Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.,1100 New York Avenue, N.W, Washington DC, 20005, US)
Download PDF: