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): February 27, 2013
BRINKER INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
6820 LBJ Freeway
Dallas, Texas 75240
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code 972-980-9917
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
|¨||Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425).|
|¨||Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12).|
|¨||Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b)).|
|¨||Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c)).|
Section 7. Regulation FD.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
The Registrant will hold an analyst and investor meeting on Wednesday, February 27, 2013, in Dallas, Texas starting at 8:00 am CST. This meeting will be broadcast live over the Internet. The Registrant will discuss its current business strategy and future expectations. The subjects to be covered may also include additional forward-looking information. Participants at the meeting may pose questions to management and in response; the Registrant may disclose additional material information. To listen to the meeting live, please go to the Registrants website (www.brinker.com) at least fifteen minutes early to register and download and install any necessary audio software. For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available shortly after the meeting.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press Release dated February 27, 2013|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|BRINKER INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
Date: February 27, 2013
|By:||/s/ Wyman T. Roberts|
|Wyman T. Roberts, Chief Executive Officer and President|
|and President of Chilis Grill & Bar|