Maryland Sample Contracts

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO (March 1st, 2019)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the “Amendment”), by and between CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), and Brian M. Davis (“Executive”), is entered into and effective as of December 31, 2018.

Urban Edge Properties – URBAN EDGE PROPERTIES AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS (March 1st, 2019)
CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This First Amendment to Option Agreement (“First Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of June 28, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between LRT IV LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

Jernigan Capital, Inc. – INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”) is effective as of June 4, 2018, by and between JERNIGAN CAPITAL, INC., a Maryland corporation (the “Company” or the “Indemnitor”) and Jonathan Perry (the “Indemnitee”).

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This Second Amendment to Option Agreement (“Second Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of August 3, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between LRT III LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

Office Properties Income Trust – OFFICE PROPERTIES INCOME TRUST IMPORTANT NOTICE OFFICE PROPERTIES INCOME TRUST IS A MARYLAND REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST (THE “COMPANY”). THE SHARES COVERED BY THIS CERTIFICATE ARE ISSUED AND SHALL BE HELD SUBJECT TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMENDED AND RESTATED DECLARATION OF TRUST OF THE COMPANY, AS AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME (THE “DECLARATION OF TRUST”) AND THE AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS ADOPTED BY THE COMPANY, AS AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME (THE “BYLAWS”). THE HOLDER OF THE SHARES COVERED BY THIS CERTIFICATE AND EVERY TRANSFEREE OR ASSIGNEE THEREOF BY ACCEPTING OR HOLDING THE SAME AGREE (March 1st, 2019)
CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This First Amendment to Option Agreement (“First Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of June 28, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between FIA TIMBER PARTNERS II, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This Second Amendment to Option Agreement (“Second Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of August 3, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between LRT IV LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This First Amendment to Option Agreement (“First Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of June 28, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between LRT III LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the “Amendment”), by and between CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), and Jerrold Barag (“Executive”), is entered into and effective as of December 31, 2018.

Resource Apartment REIT III, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT TO ADVISORY AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This Second Amendment to the Advisory Agreement (this “Amendment”) made this 14th day of December, 2018 but effective as of July 2, 2018, by and between Resource Apartment REIT III, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), and Resource REIT Advisor, LLC (f/k/a Resource Apartment Advisor III, LLC), a Delaware limited liability company (the “Advisor”). Capitalized terms used but not defined herein will have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Advisory Agreement.

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT TO OPTION AGREEMENT (March 1st, 2019)

This Second Amendment to Option Agreement (“Second Amendment”) is made and entered into effective as of August 3, 2018 (the “Effective Date”), by and between FIA TIMBER PARTNERS II, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”), and CATCHMARK TIMBER TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Purchaser”).

Global Net Lease, Inc. – THIRD AMENDMENT TO PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AND LEASING AGREEMENT (February 28th, 2019)

THIS THIRD AMENDMENT TO PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AND LEASING AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), is made and entered into as of February 27, 2019, by and among GLOBAL NET LEASE, INC., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), GLOBAL NET LEASE OPERATING PARTNERSHIP, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (the “OP”), and GLOBAL NET LEASE PROPERTIES, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the “Manager”).

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. – SIXTH AMENDMENT TO LOAN DOCUMENTS (February 28th, 2019)

THIS SIXTH AMENDMENT TO LOAN DOCUMENTS (the "Agreement") made effective as of the day of January 29, 2019 (the "Effective Date"), between REVERE HIGH YIELD FUND, LP, a Delaware limited partnership having an address of 2000 McKinney Avenue, Suite 2125, Dallas, Texas 75201, (the "Lender"), WHEELER REIT, L.P., a Virginia limited partnership having an office and place of business located at 2529 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452 (the "Borrower") and WHEELER REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation located at 2529 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452 on behalf of itself and on behalf of guarantors listed on Exhibit A hereto (herein together with successors and assigns, the "Guarantor"). By execution of this Agreement, Guarantor agrees and consents to be bound by all of the terms set forth herein.

Genocea Biosciences, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT TO LOAN AND SECURITY AGREEMENT (February 28th, 2019)

THIS SECOND AMENDMENT TO LOAN AND SECURITY AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”) is dated as of January 22, 2018 (the “Second Amendment Date”) is entered into by and among GENOCEA BIOSCIENCES, INC., a Delaware corporation (“Borrower”), HERCULES CAPITAL, INC., a Maryland corporation (“HC”), in its capacity as administrative agent for itself and Lender (in such capacity, “Agent”), the Lenders otherwise a party hereto from time to time including HC in its capacity as a Lender, and HERCULES CAPITAL FUNDING TRUST 2014-1(“2014 Trust”), assignee of HC (2014 Trust and HC collectively, referred to as “Lender”).

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. – FIFTH AMENDMENT TO LOAN DOCUMENTS (February 28th, 2019)

THIS FIFTH AMENDMENT TO LOAN DOCUMENTS (the "Agreement") made effective as of the 21 day of November, 2018 (the "Effective Date"), between REVERE HIGH YIELD FUND, LP, a Delaware limited partnership having an address of 2000 McKinney Avenue, Suite 2125, Dallas, Texas 75201, (the "Lender"), WHEELER REIT, L.P., a Virginia limited partnership having an office and place of business located at 2529 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452 (the "Borrower") and WHEELER REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST, INC., a Maryland corporation located at 2529 Virginia Beach Boulevard, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452 on behalf of itself and on behalf of guarantors listed on Exhibit A hereto (herein together with successors and assigns, the "Guarantor"). By execution of this Agreement, Guarantor agrees and consents to be bound by all of the terms set forth herein.

W. P. Carey Inc. – DLA Piper LLP (US) The Marbury Building 6225 Smith Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21209-3600 www.dlapiper.com T 410.580.3000 F 410.580.3001 (February 28th, 2019)
Global Net Lease, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO 2018 ADVISOR MULTI-YEAR OUTPERFORMANCE AGREEMENT (February 28th, 2019)

This FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE 2018 ADVISOR MULTI-YEAR OUTPERFORMANCE AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”) made as of and effective as of February 27, 2019, by and among GLOBAL NET LEASE, INC. a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), its subsidiary GLOBAL NET LEASE OPERATING PARTNERSHIP, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership and the entity through which the Company conducts substantially all of its operations (the “Partnership”), and GLOBAL NET LEASE ADVISORS, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, the Company’s manager (the “Advisor”).

TCG BDC II, Inc. – SECOND AMENDMENT Dated as of November 16, 2018 to REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of October 3, 2017 (February 28th, 2019)

This SECOND AMENDMENT TO REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), dated as of November 16, 2018, is entered into by and among TCG BDC II, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Borrower”), the banks and financial institutions listed on the signature pages hereto as the “Lenders” (collectively, the “Lenders”, and, individually, a “Lender”) and Bank of America, N.A., as the Administrative Agent for the Secured Parties, the Letter of Credit Issuer and a Lender.

Universal Health Realty Income Trust – AMENDED AND RESTATed ADVISORY AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

THIS AMENDMENT AND RESTATEMENT TO ADVISORY AGREEMENT is entered into as of December 24, 1986 between Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a Maryland business trust (the “Trust”), and UHS of Delaware, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Advisor”) is effective as of January 1, 2019.

Universal Health Services Inc – AMENDED AND RESTATed ADVISORY AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

THIS AMENDMENT AND RESTATEMENT TO ADVISORY AGREEMENT is entered into as of December 24, 1986 between Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a Maryland business trust (the “Trust”), and UHS of Delaware, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Advisor”) is effective as of January 1, 2019.

Hospitality Properties Trust – HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES TRUST FORM OF [AMENDED AND RESTATED]1 INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

THIS [AMENDED AND RESTATED] INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENT (this “Agreement”), effective as of [DATE] (the “Effective Date”), by and between Hospitality Properties Trust, a Maryland real estate investment trust (the “Company”), and [TRUSTEE/OFFICER] (“Indemnitee”).

BankFinancial CORP – STOCK PURCHASE AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

This STOCK PURCHASE AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is made as of February 26, 2019, by and among (i) FINANCIAL EDGE FUND, L.P., FINANCIAL EDGE - STRATEGIC FUND, L.P., PL CAPITAL/FOCUSED FUND, L.P., and GOODBODY/PL CAPITAL, L.P., (individually, each a "Seller" and collectively, the "Sellers"), and (ii) BANKFINANCIAL CORPORATION, a Maryland corporation (the "Company").

BankFinancial CORP – RESTATED STANDSTILL AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

This AMENDMENT TO RESTATED STANDSTILL AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”) is made as of February 26, 2019, by and among BANKFINANCIAL CORPORATION, a Maryland corporation (“BFIN”), on the one hand, and FINANCIAL EDGE FUND, L.P., FINANCIAL EDGE - STRATEGIC FUND, L.P., PL CAPITAL/FOCUSED FUND, L.P., GOODBODY/PL CAPITAL, L.P., PL CAPITAL, LLC, PL CAPITAL ADVISORS, LLC, GOODBODY/PL CAPITAL, LLC, LASHLEY FAMILY 2011 TRUST, ALBERNET OU, DR. IRVING SMOKLER, BETH LASHLEY, JOHN W. PALMER and RICHARD J. LASHLEY (collectively, the “PL Capital Parties”) on behalf of themselves and their affiliates, on the other hand. BFIN and the PL Capital Parties together, collectively, shall be referred to in this Amendment as the “Parties”.

Owl Rock Capital Corp – THIRD AMENDMENT TO REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT (February 27th, 2019)

THIS THIRD AMENDMENT TO REVOLVING CREDIT AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”) is dated as of February 1, 2019 (the “Effective Date”), by and among OWL ROCK CAPITAL CORPORATION, a Maryland corporation (“Borrower”), WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (“Wells Fargo”), as administrative agent (in such capacity, “Administrative Agent”), as Letter of Credit Issuer and a Lender, and the other Lenders party hereto.

Easterly Government Properties, Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS OF EASTERLY GOVERNMENT PROPERTIES, INC. (February 27th, 2019)

THIS FIRST AMENDMENT to the Amended and Restated Bylaws (the “Existing Bylaws”) of Easterly Government Properties, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Corporation”), was adopted and approved by the Board of Directors of the Corporation on February 21, 2019. In accordance with Article XIII of the Existing Bylaws, this First Amendment is effective as of February 21, 2019.

Safehold Inc. – IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Corporation has caused these Articles of Amendment to be signed in its name and on its behalf by its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and attested to by its Secretary on this 22nd day of February, 2019. ATTEST: SAFETY, INCOME & GROWTH INC. /s/ Geoffrey M. Dugan By: /s/ Jay Sugarman (SEAL) Name: Geoffrey M. Dugan Name: Jay Sugarman Title: Secretary Title: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (February 26th, 2019)
JBG SMITH Properties – EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (February 26th, 2019)

Employment Agreement (the “Agreement”), dated as of February 21, 2019, by and between JBG SMITH Properties, a Maryland real estate investment trust (together with its affiliates, the “Company”), with its principal offices in Chevy Chase, Maryland and Madhumita Moina Banerjee (“Executive”).

Brandywine Operating Partnership, L.P. – Brandywine Realty Trust Restricted Share Rights Award (February 26th, 2019)

This is a Restricted Share Rights Award dated as of February     , 2019 (“Date of Grant”) from Brandywine Realty Trust, a Maryland real estate investment trust (the “Company”) to                      (“Grantee”). Terms used herein as defined terms and not defined herein have the meanings assigned to them in the Brandywine Realty Trust Amended and Restated 1997 Long-Term Incentive Plan, as amended from time to time (the “Plan”).

Digital Realty Trust, L.P. – CLASS D PROFITS INTEREST UNIT AGREEMENT (February 25th, 2019)

This Class D Profits Interest Unit Agreement (this “Agreement”), dated as of <GRANT_DT> (the “Grant Date”), is made by and between Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), Digital Realty Trust, L.P., a Maryland limited partnership (the “Partnership”), and <PARTC_NAME> (the “Participant”).

Digital Realty Trust, L.P. – PROFITS INTEREST UNIT AGREEMENT - DIRECTORS (February 25th, 2019)

This Profits Interest Unit Agreement (this “Agreement”), dated as of _________ (the “Grant Date”), is made by and between Digital Realty Trust, L.P., a Maryland limited partnership (the “Partnership”), and _____________ (the “Participant”).

Digital Realty Trust, L.P. – EXECUTIVE TIME-BASED PROFITS INTEREST UNIT AGREEMENT (US) (February 25th, 2019)

This Profits Interest Unit Agreement (this “Agreement”), dated as of <GRANT_DT> (the “Grant Date”), is made by and between Digital Realty Trust, L.P., a Maryland limited partnership (the “Partnership”) and <PARTC_NAME> (the “Participant”).

Chatham Lodging Trust – AMENDMENT AND RESTATEMENT AGREEMENT (February 25th, 2019)

AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of March 8, 2018, among CHATHAM LODGING TRUST, a Maryland real estate investment trust (the “REIT”), CHATHAM LODGING, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (the “Borrower”), the several banks and other financial institutions or entities from time to time parties to this Agreement (the “Lenders”), BARCLAYS BANK PLC, CITIGROUP GLOBAL MARKETS INC., REGIONS CAPITAL MARKETS and U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as joint lead arrangers and bookrunners (in such capacity, the “Arrangers”), REGIONS BANK, as syndication agent (in such capacity, the “Syndication Agent”), CITIBANK, N.A. and U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, as co-documentation agents (in such capacity, the “Co-Documentation Agents”), and BARCLAYS BANK PLC, as administrative agent (in such capacity, the “Administrative Agent”).

Digital Realty Trust, L.P. – FIFTH AMENDMENT TO DIGITAL REALTY TRUST, INC., DIGITAL SERVICES, INC. AND DIGITAL REALTY TRUST, L.P. 2014 INCENTIVE AWARD PLAN (February 25th, 2019)

THIS FIFTH AMENDMENT TO DIGITAL REALTY TRUST, INC., DIGITAL SERVICES, INC. AND DIGITAL REALTY TRUST, L.P. 2014 INCENTIVE AWARD PLAN (this “Fifth Amendment”) is made and adopted by the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), as of November 12, 2018 (the “Effective Date”). Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein shall have the respective meanings ascribed to them in the Plan (as defined below).

CyrusOne Inc. – FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT OF LIMITED PARTNERSHIP OF CYRUSONE LP (February 22nd, 2019)

This FIRST AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT OF LIMITED PARTNERSHIP OF CYRUSONE LP, dated as of February 18, 2019 (this “Amendment”), is being executed by CyrusOne GP, a Maryland statutory trust (the “General Partner”), as the general partner of CyrusOne LP, a Maryland limited partnership (the “Partnership”), pursuant to the authority conferred on the General Partner by the Amended and Restated Agreement of Limited Partnership of CyrusOne LP, dated as of May 2, 2016 (as amended and/or supplemented from time to time and including all the exhibits thereto, the “Agreement”). Capitalized terms used, but not otherwise defined herein, shall have the respective meanings ascribed thereto in the Agreement.