The iXept provisional patent, application number 60/609,591
was applied for on September 13, 2004, on behalf of inventor David Grant, by the
law firm of Rutan & Tucker, LLP.
Patent application is entitled “Purchasing Alert Methods and Apparatus” and describes,
generally, the iXept methodology for fraud detection and prevention.
Patent filings are currently in their final stages in several countries around the globe including the United States, Canada and Mexico. iXept's patent application in South Africa was granted in 2010.