VIRTUAL PATENT MARKING

This page serves as notice under 35 U.S.C. § 287(a)

RESTRICTED ACCESS NETWORK
All of Blackhawk Network, Inc. (BHN), Blackhawk Subsidiary and Affiliated Company (i.e., Blackhawk Engagement Services), and other Licensee DirectSpend® or restricted access network (RAN) products and processes using a filter are protected by one or more of the following patents in the U.S. and elsewhere:

U.S. Patent Numbers: 8,973,820; 8,464,938; 8,245,910; and 8,622,291.

eWALLET and THIRD PARTY DIGITAL CARD PROCUREMENT
All of Blackhawk Network, Inc. (BHN), Blackhawk Subsidiary and Affiliated Company, and other Licensee Gift Card Mall™ and GoWallet™ products and processes performing digital fulfillment of third party stored value cards are protected by one or more of the following patents in the U.S. and elsewhere:

U.S. Patent Numbers: 6,526,130; 7,477,731; 7,522,716; 7,613,284; 7,676,030; 8,245,910; 8,472,594; 8,594,286; 8,622,291; and 8,867,713.

PREPAID ACCOUNT REPLENISHMENT
All of Blackhawk Network, Inc. (BHN), Blackhawk Subsidiary and Affiliated Company, and other Licensee products and processes performing replenishment, reload or top-up of pre-existing pre-paid accounts are protected by one or more of the following patents in the U.S. and elsewhere:

U.S. Patent Numbers: 7,131,578; 7,909,242; and 8,479,980.

CARD PACKAGE SECURITY
All of Blackhawk Network, Inc. (BHN), Blackhawk Subsidiary and Affiliated Company, and other Licensee products using enhanced card package security designs to prevent fraud are protected by one or more of the following patents in the U.S. and elsewhere:

U.S. Patent Numbers: 7,607,575; 7,753,262; 8,251,285; 8,632,006; 8,915,366; and 8,960,433.

GIFT CARD EXCHANGE
All of Blackhawk Network, Inc. (BHN), Blackhawk Subsidiary and Affiliated Company (i.e., Cardpool), and other Licensee products using the process of gift card exchange and the gift card exchange process are protected by U.S. Patent No. 7,494,048 in the U.S. and elsewhere.