System and method for modifying communication information (MCI)

  • US 8,565,399 B2
  • Filed: 11/14/2012
  • Issued: 10/22/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/20/2005
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A system for handling an outbound call from a call originator to a call target, the system comprising:

  • a database storing a plurality of outgoing telephone numbers, each outgoing telephone number having one of two or more area codes; and

    an information processor controlled by the call originator and configured to;

    a) process a trigger comprising at least an area code of a telephone number of the call target;

    b) select from the database a telephone number from the plurality of outgoing telephone numbers where the selected telephone number has at least an area code the same as the area code of the telephone number of the call target;

    c) set caller identification data of the outbound call to the selected telephone number; and

    d) transmit the caller identification data to the call target in connection with the outbound call.

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