US 11,055,958 B2
Game access device with privileges
Joseph M. Asher, Las Vegas, NV (US); Ron Rushin, Las Vegas, NV (US); Dean P. Alderucci, Westport, CT (US); and Geoffrey M. Gelman, Brooklyn, NY (US)
Assigned to CFPH, LLC, New York, NY (US)
Filed by CFPH, LLC, New York, NY (US)
Filed on Jun. 28, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/456,052.
Application 16/456,052 is a continuation of application No. 14/076,433, filed on Nov. 11, 2013, granted, now 10,424,153.
Application 14/076,433 is a continuation of application No. 11/683,508, filed on Mar. 8, 2007, granted, now 8,581,721, issued on Nov. 12, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2019/0318574 A1, Oct. 17, 2019
Int. Cl. A63F 13/00 (2014.01); G07F 17/32 (2006.01); G06K 19/077 (2006.01)
CPC G07F 17/3241 (2013.01) [G06K 19/07762 (2013.01); G07F 17/32 (2013.01); G07F 17/3218 (2013.01); G07F 17/3223 (2013.01); G07F 17/3239 (2013.01); G07F 17/3255 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus comprising:
at least one processor configured to control:
obtaining from one or more of communication objects, each of the communication objects worn by a respective player, information regarding a specific player,
wherein at least one of said one or more communication objects includes an RFID tag and a temperature sensor and alters a communication pattern thereof in response to a change in temperature indicative of removal from a player, and
in which the one or more communication objects are of a gaming player verification system for use in conjunction with one or more gaming machines adapted for accepting wagers, presenting gaming events thereupon and granting monetary awards;
verifying whether the information regarding said specific player is adequate according to one or more set criteria for verifying a player;
denying initiation or continuation of a particular gaming event when a determination, from the information, is that the information is unacceptable or insufficient information has been obtained;
determining an amount of time that the at least one of said one or more communication objects is worn and an amount wagered during the amount of time; and
determining a payment amount due from a sponsor based on the amount of time and amount wagered.