Palatin Technologies, Inc. Form 8-K dated April 10, 2006


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):   July 1, 2006

Palatin Technologies, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware 001-15543 95-4078884
(State or other jurisdiction (Commission (IRS employer
of incorporation) File Number) identification number)

4C Cedar Brook Drive, Cranbury, NJ 08512
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code:  (609) 495-2200

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Item 1.01  Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

Effective July 1, 2006, the Board of Directors of Palatin Technologies, Inc. approved bonus payments and increases in annual base salaries for the following executive officers:

Name   Position   Adjusted Base Salary   Bonus Payment  
Carl Spana, Ph.D.   President   $370,000   $100,000  
Stephen T. Wills   Executive Vice President   305,000   75,000  
Trevor Hallam, Ph.D.   Executive Vice President   305,000   75,000  

The bonus payments are payable in the first quarter of the Company’s fiscal year ending June 30, 2007.

In addition, the Board established target bonuses for fiscal 2007 of up to 33% of base salary for Mr. Wills and Dr. Hallam and up to 40% of base salary for Dr. Spana.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

Date: July 7, 2006   By:  /s/ Stephen T. Wills              
      Stephen T. Wills, CPA, MST
      Executive Vice President – Operations and
      Chief Financial Officer