SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Emmett Dan A

(Last) (First) (Middle)
808 WILSHIRE BOULEVARD
SUITE 200

(Street)
SANTA MONICA CA 90401

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Douglas Emmett Inc [ DEI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director X 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chairman of the Board
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
01/19/2012
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
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. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction 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
Common Stock 01/19/2012 S (1) 100,000 (2) D $20.34 3,361,257 I See Footnote 5.
Common Stock 01/19/2012 S (1) 40,000 (3) D $20.34 3,321,257 (4) I (5) See Footnote 5.
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction 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 (Month/Day/Year) 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: 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
Explanation of Responses:
1. The sales reported herein were effected pursuant to Rule 10b5-1 trading plans entered into by Reporting Person and an entity affiliated with Reporting Person as of December 8, 2011.
2. Shares of Issuer's common stock ("Shares") sold by the Dan A. Emmett Revocable Living Trust dated November 21, 1995 (the "Trust").
3. Shares sold by Rivermouth Partners, a California limited partnership ("Rivermouth"), of which the Trust is the general partner.
4. Following the sales reported herein, subject to the ownership disclaimer in Footnote 5, Reporting Person continued to beneficially own 15,596,754 common stock equivalents, including common stock, partnership common units ("OP Units") of Douglas Emmett Properties, LP, and long term incentive plan units ("LTIP Units"). Upon the occurrence of certain events, OP Units and LTIP Units are redeemable, without consideration, by the holder for an equivalent number of Shares or for the cash value of such Shares, at Issuer's election.
5. Shares beneficially owned by Reporting Person include (i) 2,580,507 Shares owned by the Trust; (ii) 228,750 Shares owned by the Emmett Foundation, a California charitable organization, and disclaimed by Reporting Person; (iii) 440,000 Shares owned by Rivermouth and disclaimed by Reporting Person except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein; and (iv) 72,000 Shares owned by certain trusts for the benefit of Reporting Person's spouse and children of which the Reporting Person is a trustee and has voting and investment power but disclaims beneficial ownership. Derivative securities beneficially owned include 12,261,932 OP Units, 13,565 LTIP Units some of which are subject to vesting, and 271,726 vested stock options (right to buy). Upon the occurrence of certain events, OP Units and LTIP Units are redeemable, without consideration, by the holder for an equivalent number of Shares or for the cash value of such Shares, at Issuer's election.
/s/ Dan A. Emmett 01/23/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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