Ruths Hospitality Group, Inc. 8-K 2009
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): 01/12/2009
Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 000-51485
500 International Parkway
Heathrow, FL 32746
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On January 12, 2009, the Company issued a press release announcing its preliminary sales results for the company-owned restaurants for the fiscal quarter ended December 28, 2008. A copy of the press release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1. The information contained in this report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished for informational purposes only and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. Registration statements or other documents filed with the SEC shall not incorporate Exhibit 99.1 or any other information set forth in this report on Form 8-K by reference, except as otherwise expressly stated in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit 99.1 Press Release issued by Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc., dated January 12, 2009.
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.