Ascalade Comments Regarding Lawsuit

    RICHMOND, BC, June 7 /CNW/ - Ascalade Communications Inc. ("Ascalade" or
"the Company") (TSX: ACG) today announced that a lawsuit was filed against the
Company on June 1, 2007 by Riparius Ventures LLC. in the U.S. District Court
in the Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division, for alleged patent
infringement. The Company has not yet been served with this suit.
    The complaint alleges that certain VoIP telephones sold into the United
States market infringe on existing patents. The Company believes the lawsuit
to be without merit and intends to vigorously defend itself against the claims
contained therein.

    About Ascalade:

    Ascalade Communications Inc. is an innovative product company that
designs, develops and manufactures digital wireless and communication
products. We deliver world-class products by offering our partners and
customers complete vertical integration, from leading-edge product design and
development to final production. Our products include digital cordless phones,
Voice over Internet Protocol ("VoIP") phones, digital wireless baby monitors
and digital wireless conference phones. Ascalade products are distributed
under our customers' well-known brand names in over 35 countries and under
80 regional brands. These products are available in leading European and
American retail stores such as Radio Shack, Target, Best Buy and Wal-Mart, as
well as through online channels like Dell and Ascalade has design,
manufacturing and distribution facilities in Richmond, British Columbia (head
office), Dongguan (China), Hong Kong and London (England).

    Forward Looking Statements:

    The discussion and analysis in this press release contains
forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. When used in
this discussion and analysis the words such as "will", "plan", "expect",
"anticipate", "believe", and similar words and expressions generally identify
forward-looking statements. These statements are not historical facts, but
reflect our current expectations. These forward-looking statements are subject
to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or
events to differ materially from current expectation, including matters
discussed more fully under "Risk Factors" in the MD&A portion of our 2006
Annual Report, which is available at These risks and
uncertainties include, among other things, risks related to: loss of
customers, dependence on key customers, failure rapid technological change,
strategic relationships, intellectual property, defense of intellectual
property claims, third party technology licensing, software licensing,. There
can be no assurance that our expectations will prove to be correct.
Consequently, all forward-looking statements made are qualified by these
cautionary statements and other cautionary statements and factors contained
herein. Ascalade disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise.

For further information:

For further information: Troy Bullock, Chief Financial Officer, Ascalade
Communications Inc., Phone: (604) 204-2900, Email:

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