SOURCE: Universal Communication Systems, Inc.

March 20, 2007 08:32 ET

Universal Communication Systems, Inc. Agrees to Legal Settlement With Court Appointed Receiver for Credit Bancorp

MIAMI BEACH, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 20, 2007 -- Universal Communication Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UCSY) (BERLIN: UVC) (XETRA: UVC) (FRANKFURT: UVC) (MNCH: UVC) (WKN: 917633) company chairman Michael Zwebner announced today that the company has reached an agreement and final settlement of the litigation with the court appointed receiver for Credit Bancorp in a case that has been in court since April 2006. The case revolved around claims made against the company for matters relating to a corporate financing that occurred back in 1999.

Mr. Michael Zwebner stated: "I am pleased to inform our shareholders that the case has now been resolved, with the assistance of some of our major funders and past investors. The company can now continue to concentrate on building the business and moving forward on all our commercial plans."

Further details of the terms of the settlement will be announced in our upcoming 10Q filings.

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    Universal Communication Systems, Inc. - Miami Beach
    Rolando Sablon
    305-672-6344
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