TORONTO, April 25 /CNW/ - UBS Wireless Services Inc., ("UBS Wireless") a
wholly owned subsidiary of Unique Broadband Systems, Inc. (TSX Venture: UBS),
filed a statement of claim on April 21, 2004 against Allstream Corp.,
Microcell Telecommunications Inc., Microcell Solutions Inc. and Inukshuk
Internet Inc., for, amongst other things, specific performance, breach of
contract, breach of confidence and breach of fiduciary duty in respect of a
Right of Use and Right to Match Agreement between UBS Wireless and Inukshuk
Internet Inc. ("Inukshuk") for spectrum licenced to Inukshuk.
UBS Wireless has instructed its counsel to bring a motion to add the
Inukshuk Wireless Partnership, owned directly or indirectly 50% by Bell Canada
and 50% by Rogers Communications Inc. ("Rogers"), as a defendant to the
The proposed addition of Inukshuk Wireless Partnership to the claim is a
result of the action dated March 30, 2006, whereby Bell Canada and Rogers
caused the Multipoint Communications Systems (MCS) licences that were held by
Fido Solutions Inc. (formerly Microcell Telecommunications Inc.) to be
transferred to the Inukshuk Wireless Partnership, even though the asset itself
was the subject of litigation for specific performance.
The assets and rights that need to be protected are significant to UBS
shareholders and as such the Company intends to vigorously pursue these
UBS has retained McMillan Binch Mendelsohn LLP to litigate this claim as
Lenczner Slaght Royce Smith Griffin LLP, UBS' previous counsel, removed
themselves as counsel since that firm was conflicted because of its
relationship with Bell Canada.
About Unique Broadband Systems, Inc.
UBS is a publicly listed Canadian company that has a 51.6% fully diluted
economic interest in Look Communications Inc. and other assets. With its
licensed spectrum through its subsidiary, Look, UBS is a Canadian digital
television broadcaster and broadband wireless service provider. The Company's
website may be found at www.uniquebroadband.com.
About Look Communications Inc.
Look's mission is to be an M(3) - Mobile Multi Media - entertainment and
information service provider in Ontario and Québec. The Company is developing
an M(3) network and currently delivers a full range of communications
services, including high-speed and dial-up Internet access, Web applications,
digital television distribution, and superior customer service to both the
business and residential markets. Look's shares are listed on the TSX Venture
Exchange under the symbols "LOK" for Multiple Voting Shares and "LOK.A" for
Subordinate Voting Shares. Look's website may be found at www.look.ca.
The corporate information contained in this release contains
forward-looking statements regarding future events and the future performance
of the Company that involves risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
results to differ materially. Assumptions used in the preparation of such
information, although considered reasonable by the Company at the time of
preparation, may prove to be incorrect. The actual results achieved will vary
from the information provided herein and the variations may be material.
Consequently, there is no representation by UBS and Look that actual results
achieved will be the same in whole or in part as those forecasts.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
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