GPS Industries Files Patent Infringement Suit Against ProLink and Other Parties



    
    Company Seeks To Prevent Unauthorized Use Of Its Patented On-Screen
    Advertising and Position-Based Screen Scrolling Technologies

    
    VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 17 /CNW/ -- GPS Industries, Inc. (GPSI)
(OTC Bulletin Board:   GPSN), the world's leading provider of WiFi-enabled golf
management systems, announced today that it has filed suit for patent
infringement in the United States District Court for the Northern District of
Illinois against ProLink Holdings Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board:   PLKH), ProLink
Solutions, LLC, ABC National Television Sales, Inc., and LinksCorp, Inc.  The
suit alleges infringement of U.S. Patent No. 5,685,786, which relates to
on-screen display of centrally transmitted advertising and tournament
standings information.  GPSI has also asserted U.S. Patent No. 5,438,518,
which relates to the Company's position-based hole advance and screen
scrolling technology.  The Complaint also alleges that the ProLink companies
have made false representations in the marketplace and in connection with
financing activities that they own rights in the '518 patent, when in fact
they hold no interest in the patent are not authorized to utilize the
technology it covers.
    David Chessler, CEO of GPS Industries, offered the following comments:
"Today's filing is an important step in our strategy to establish the
Company's patent rights through the court system and to clear up the confusion
ProLink has attempted to create in the marketplace.  Our management team and
key investors are committed to pursuing this legal strategy to a successful
outcome.  GPS Industries has invested millions of dollars in its intellectual
patent portfolio.  We have a responsibility to our investors and shareholders
to vigorously defend these patents against any infringing parties. "
    
    About GPS Industries, Inc.
    
    GPS Industries, Inc. (GPSI) develops and markets GPS and Wi-Fi multimedia
solutions to enable managers of golf facilities, resorts, and residential
communities to improve operational efficiencies and generate new revenue
streams. The Company's Inforemer(R) Management Solutions product line provides
integrated software applications and high-resolution cart mounted display
panels that vividly illustrate each hole, providing precise distance
measurement information, strategic playing tips and targeted advertising
messages to the golfer while enabling the course with state-of-the-art
management capabilities such as cart tracking, food and beverage service, and
tournament sponsorships. The patented system is seamlessly connected via a
high-speed Wi-Fi network that enables the entire facility into a wireless hot
spot. GPSI now has an installed base of over 320 active course installations
worldwide.  For additional information, please visit
http://www.gpsindustries.com.
    
    Forward-Looking Statements
    
    Some statements contained in this release may be forward-looking within
the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Editors
and investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks
and uncertainties that may cause the company's actual results to differ
materially from such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties
include, but are not limited to, the company's ability to generate revenues
and other factors as described in the Company's literature and filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission.




For further information:

For further information: David Chessler, Chief Executive Officer of GPS
Industries, Inc., +1-604-576-7442, IR@gpsindustries.com Web Site:
http://www.gpsindustries.com

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