Method and system to enable a fixed price purchase within a online auction environment

  • US 7,340,429 B2
  • Filed: 03/28/2001
  • Issued: 03/04/2008
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/23/2000
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. A computer implemented method of facilitating an electronic transaction, the computer implemented method comprising:

  • presenting, via a first computer system, both an auction purchase process and a fixed price purchase process for purchase of an offering to a buyer; and

    responsive to receipt of a bid from the buyer as part of the auction purchase process, removing the presentation of the fixed price purchase process.

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