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ProLink Holdings Corp. Files Suit in U.S. Federal District Court Against GPS Industries Inc. and Uplink Corp.
Friday, November 02, 2007
Infringement on ProLink's Advertising and Monitor Design Patents
Chandler, AZ -- ProLink Holdings Corp. , the world's leading provider of Global Positioning Satellite ("GPS") golf course management systems and digital out-of-home on-course advertising, announced today that it has filed a patent infringement suit in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona against GPS Industries, Inc. , Uplink and other parties for patent infringement. The Company believes that the parties have violated and continue to violate U.S. Patent No. 6,525,690, "Golf Course Yardage and Information System With Zone Detection," This Patent among other claims controls the ability to place advertising on a GPS System on a golf Course.
The Company also believes that the parties have violated and continue to violate U.S. Patent No. 6,236,940, "Display Monitor For Golf Cart Yardage and Information System," and U.S. Patent No. 6,470,242 and "Display Monitor For Golf Cart Yardage and Information System," which include claims directed to monitor location and design. The Company seeks injunctive relief as well as monetary damages.
"We have spent a substantial amount of time and money internally developing the intellectual property underlying the ProLink Solutions GPS System, which enhances a golfer's playing experience, offers a significant incremental revenue stream for golf course operators and delivers extraordinary value for advertisers," said Lawrence D. Bain, CEO of ProLink Solutions. "As a media company our intellectual property represents a key asset and significant barrier to entry. We intend to aggressively pursue those parties that are infringing on the technology we have worked hard to develop, which has made ProLink the leader in the industry."
ProLink Solutions is the world's leading provider of GPS golf course management systems and revenue-generating on-course advertising. ProLink Solutions' core philosophy is to be a "Trusted Partner" to its golf-course customers. From enhancing golfers' overall experience and improving pace-of-play, to increasing current revenue streams and creating new profit centers for golf courses, ProLink Solutions' products and services have captured markets both nationally and globally. For more information about ProLink, visit http://www.goprolink.com, call 480.753.2337 or email email@example.com.
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