-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, TyYshf+lGx1TbtFYM6vCL9fR1oSJg1+J4+ToB2CBcPXDWSqkCDhRe6blxV2TLQ8Y TOCtIF+V6prqdU9HDrD0gQ== 0001104659-06-009207.txt : 20060214 0001104659-06-009207.hdr.sgml : 20060214 20060214131742 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001104659-06-009207 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13G PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 FILED AS OF DATE: 20060214 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20060214 SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: BRINKER INTERNATIONAL INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000703351 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: RETAIL-EATING PLACES [5812] IRS NUMBER: 751914582 STATE OF INCORPORATION: DE FISCAL YEAR END: 0630 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-35993 FILM NUMBER: 06611321 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 6820 LBJ FREEWAY CITY: DALLAS STATE: TX ZIP: 75240 BUSINESS PHONE: 9729809917 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 6820 LBJ FREEWAY CITY: DALLAS STATE: TX ZIP: 75240 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: CHILIS INC DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19910528 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: LORD ABBETT & CO LLC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000728100 IRS NUMBER: 135620131 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 90 HUDSON STREET STREET 2: 11TH FLOOR CITY: JERSEY CITY STATE: NJ ZIP: 07302 BUSINESS PHONE: 201-395-2000 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 90 HUDSON STREET STREET 2: 11TH FLOOR CITY: JERSEY CITY STATE: NJ ZIP: 07302 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: LORD ABBETT & CO DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19940808 SC 13G 1 a06-4980_28sc13g.htm BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF 5% OR MORE

 

 

UNITED STATES

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

 

 

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

 

 

 

SCHEDULE 13G

 

 

Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No.     )*

 

Brinker Int’l.,Inc.

(Name of Issuer)

COMMON STOCK

(Title of Class of Securities)

109641100

(CUSIP Number)

December 30, 2005

(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:

ý

Rule 13d-1(b)

o

Rule 13d-1(c)

o

Rule 13d-1(d)

 

*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

 

The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).

 



 

CUSIP No. 109641100

 

 

1.

Names of Reporting Persons. I.R.S. Identification Nos. of above persons (entities only)
Lord, Abbett & Co. LLC
13-5620131

 

 

2.

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

 

 

(a)

o

 

 

(b)

o

 

 

3.

SEC Use Only

 

 

4.

Citizenship or Place of Organization
NEW YORK

 

 

 

Number of
Shares
Beneficially
Owned by
Each
Reporting
Person With

5.

Sole Voting Power
8,486,204

 

6.

Shared Voting Power
0

 

7.

Sole Dispositive Power
8,486,204

 

8.

Shared Dispositive Power
0

 

 

9.

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person
8,486,204

 

 

10.

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares (See Instructions)  o
N/A

 

 

11.

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (9)
9.87%

 

 

12.

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)
IA

 

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Item 1.

 

(a)

Name of Issuer
Brinker Int’l., Inc.

 

(b)

Address of Issuer’s Principal Executive Offices
6820 LBJ Freeway
Dallas, TX 75240

 

Item 2.

 

(a)

Name of Person Filing
Lord, Abbett & Co. LLC

 

(b)

Address of Principal Business Office or, if none, Residence
90 Hudson Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

 

(c)

Citizenship
New York

 

(d)

Title of Class of Securities
Common Stock

 

(e)

CUSIP Number
109641100

 

Item 3.

If this statement is filed pursuant to §§240.13d-1(b) or 240.13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:

 

(a)

o

Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o).

 

(b)

o

Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c).

 

(c)

o

Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c).

 

(d)

o

Investment company registered under section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C 80a-8).

 

(e)

ý

An investment adviser in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E);

 

(f)

o

An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F);

 

(g)

o

A parent holding company or control person in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G);

 

(h)

o

A savings associations as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813);

 

(i)

o

A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-3);

 

(j)

o

Group, in accordance with §240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J).

 

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Item 4.

Ownership

Provide the following information regarding the aggregate number and percentage of the class of securities of the issuer identified in Item 1.

 

(a)

Amount beneficially owned:   

See No. 9

 

(b)

Percent of class:   

See No. 11

 

(c)

Number of shares as to which the person has:

 

 

 

(i)

Sole power to vote or to direct the vote   

See No. 5

 

 

(ii)

Shared power to vote or to direct the vote    

See No. 6

 

 

(iii)

Sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of   

See No. 7

 

 

(iv)

Shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of   

See No. 8

 

Item 5.

Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class

If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of securities, check the following   o.

N/A

 

Item 6.

Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person

N/A

 

Item 7.

Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the Security Being Reported on By the Parent Holding Company or Control Person

N/A

 

Item 8.

Identification and Classification of Members of the Group

N/A

 

Item 9.

Notice of Dissolution of Group

N/A

 

Item 10.

Certification

By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were acquired in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired for the purpose of and do not have the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of such securities and were not acquired in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having such purpose or effect.

 

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Signature

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

 

 

February 1, 2006

 

Date

 


/s/ Lawrence H. Kaplan

 

Signature

 


General Counsel

 

Name/Title

 

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