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September 26, 2005 — In addition to this week's NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers Weekly News Digests that feature recent product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information Today. For other up-to-the-minute news, check out ITI’s Twitter account: @ITINewsBreaks.

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Questel•Orbit Acquires European IP Provider

Questel•Orbit ( announced a merger agreement to acquire Edital (, a Brussels-based provider of intellectual property solutions. For the past 5 years, Questel•Orbit has followed a vertical integration strategy in the patent area and is now merging with a company that followed the same path in trademarks. The companies stated that the agreement allows two complementary companies to join forces and confirm their global presence in both the trademark and patent markets.

Edital, established in 1982, draws on an extensive network of IP professionals worldwide to supply its customers with up-to-date information using cutting edge technology. Questel•Orbit, in business for more than 30 years, provides a suite of patent and trademark services to executives, scientists, researchers, and competitive intelligence professionals. The company also provides an array of tools for Internet and Web-based searching; reading, analyzing, visualizing, and communicating search results; ordering and distributing patent copies; and evaluating individual patents and entire portfolios.

Source: Questel•Orbit

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