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)
November 28, 2012
PATRIOT MINEFINDERS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
700 510 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Item 7 -Regulation FD
Regulation FD Disclosure
On November 28, 2012, Patriot Minefinders Inc. (the Company) entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Bearing Resources Ltd. (Bearing) (TSX-V: BRZ) whereby the Company may earn up to a 75% interest in the 13,400 hectare Kilometer 66 (Km 66, also known as Mapimi) silver-gold-lead-zinc property located in Durango, Mexico.
Pursuant to the terms of the LOI, a definitive agreement will include the following terms:
The Company will assume the remaining obligations of the underlying option agreement with the Mexican vendors who will retain a 3% net smelter return (NSR).
The Company shall pay the following:
US$150,000 on signing the definitive agreement (the Effective Date);
US$150,000 on the first anniversary of the Effective Date;
US$400,000 on the second anniversary of the Effective Date;
US$500,000 on the third anniversary of the Effective Date;
US$7,875,000 at the end of year five.
Upon execution and delivery of the Definitive Agreement, an amount equal to the estimated land taxes payable for the period commencing on the Effective Date and ending December 31, 2013, on the Effective Date.
At the Companys election, it may purchase the property outright on the first anniversary for US$5,575,000, or after the second anniversary for US$5,875,000, or after the third anniversary for US$6,875,000.
The Company may purchase up to 1% of the NSR for US$650,000 per half-percent and shall retain a right of first refusal to purchase the remaining 2% NSR.
The Company must undertake work expenditures totaling US$2,000,000 before April 23, 2015, of which US$200,000 must be completed before April 23, 2013, US$300,000 before April 23, 2014, and US$1,300,000 before April 23, 2015; maintain the property in good standing; complete a bankable feasibility study by the eighth anniversary; and pay to Bearing on signing of the definitive agreement 1,200,000 shares in the common stock of the Company.
Should the Company complete all its work commitments and payment obligations but fail to prepare a bankable feasibility study by the eighth anniversary it shall be deemed to have earned a 65% interest.