SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 11, 2010
MEDICAL PROPERTIES TRUST, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Commission File Number 001-32559
|(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation or organization)
||(I. R. S. Employer
|1000 Urban Center Drive, Suite 501 Birmingham, AL
|(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of
Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On June 11, 2010, Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (the Company) announced the resignation of
Michael G. Stewart as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company,
effective June 15, 2010. Pursuant to the terms of a Separation Agreement, dated June 11, 2010, between
the Company and Mr. Stewart, the Company will accelerate the vesting of certain previously awarded shares of restricted common stock, and pay Mr. Stewart a total of $1,909,607.00 on December 16, 2010. The foregoing is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text
of the Separation Agreement, which is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated
herein by reference.
The Companys Board of Directors has appointed Emmett E. McLean, the Companys Executive Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer to serve as Secretary of the Company following Mr. Stewarts
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On June 11, 2010, the Company issued a press release announcing that Michael G. Stewart will resign
as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company, effective June 15, 2010.
The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form
The information contained in Item 7.01 of this Current Report, including Exhibit 99.1, is being
furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act
of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. Such information
shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company, whether made before or after
the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
||Separation Agreement, dated June 11, 2010, between Medical Properties Trust, Inc. and
Michael G. Stewart
||Press release dated June 11, 2010