SOURCE: Universal Communication Systems, Inc.

August 24, 2005 16:47 ET

Universal Communication Systems, Inc. Subsidiary Atmospheric Water Technologies, Inc. Files Suit Against RG Globallifestyles, Inc., Aquair, Inc., and Lou Knickerbocker of Irvine California

The Complaint Is for Defamation, Intentional Interference With Prospective Economic Advantage and False Advertising, and Seeks General and Special Damages as Well as Punitive Damages in Excess of $10 Million

MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 24, 2005 -- Universal Communication Systems, Inc. (OTC BB: UCSY) subsidiary Atmospheric Water Technologies, Inc., announced today that it has filed suit in Superior Court of the State of California, Orange County, against RG GLOBALLIFESTYLES, INC. (OTC BB: RGBL), AQUAIR INC, AND LOU KNICKERBOCKER, AN INDIVIDUAL, all of IRVINE, CALIFORNIA. The lawsuit as filed is for Defamation, Intentional Interference with prospective economic advantage, and false advertising. The company is seeking damages in excess of $10 million.

Commenting on the filing of the lawsuit, company president Michael J Zwebner, stated: "Once again, we have been the subject of malicious defamation, and have had our activities interfered with in a most despicable manner. Our company, directors and employees as well as our business associated companies both in North America and all over the world will do all necessary and take whatever legal actions needed to secure our name and reputation, as well as that of our products and services."

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This document includes certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on management's current expectations or beliefs, and are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. Actual results may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the statements herein due to changes in economic, business, competitive, technological and/or regulatory factors, and factors affecting the integration of the businesses of Universal Communication Systems, Inc.

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Contact Information

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    Universal Communication Systems, Inc. - Miami Beach
    Rolando Sablon
    305-672-6344
    Company web address: http://www.ucsy.com