Orthofix International N.V. (Orthofix) is a diversified orthopedic products company. The Company offers a range of surgical and non-surgical products for the Spine, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Other Products market sectors. The Company’s products are designed to address the bone-and-joint health needs of patients of all ages. It designs, develops, manufactures, markets and distributes medical equipment used principally by musculoskeletal medical specialists for orthopedic applications. The Company operates in three segments: Spine, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Its primary research and development facilities are located in Fairfield, New Jersey; Verona, Italy; Lewisville, Texas; and Vista, California. During the year ended December 31, 2010, it closed certain facilities in the United States and Mexico and it subleased its facility in Boston, Massachusetts.