United Therapeutics Corporation
UNITED THERAPEUTICS Corp (Form: 4, Received: 06/30/2017 16:28:08)
FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

KURZWEIL RAY
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

UNITED THERAPEUTICS Corp [ UTHR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

C/O UNITED THERAPEUTICS CORPORATION, 1040 SPRING STREET
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

6/28/2017
(Street)

SILVER SPRING, MD 20910
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units   $0   (1) 6/28/2017     A      1620   (2)        (3)   (3) Common Stock   1620   $0   1620   D    
Stock Options   $132.30   6/28/2017     A      4210   (2)      6/28/2018   (4) 6/28/2027   Common Stock   4210   $0   4210   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Each restricted stock unit represents the right to receive, following vesting, one share of United Therapeutics Corporation common stock.
(2)  Annual non-employee director grant of restricted stock units and/or stock options, which are awarded and priced each year on the date of the issuer's Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
(3)  The restricted stock units vest on the one-year anniversary of the grant date only if the reporting person attends at least 75% of the regularly scheduled meetings of the issuer's Board and his or her committee meetings from the date of grant until the date of the issuer's next annual meeting of shareholders. Shares will be issued to the reporting person upon vesting unless the reporting person has elected to defer receipt of shares.
(4)  Award becomes fully vested on the one-year anniversary of the grant date only if the reporting person attends at least 75% of the regularly scheduled meetings of the issuer's Board and his or her committee meetings from the date of grant until the date of the issuer's next annual meeting of shareholders.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
KURZWEIL RAY
C/O UNITED THERAPEUTICS CORPORATION
1040 SPRING STREET
SILVER SPRING, MD 20910
X



Signatures
/s/ John S. Hess, Jr. under Power of Attorney 6/30/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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