Supreme Court of California Grants Review of 'Brinker Case'
"The issues underlying this case are important to both the employees and businesses of California and review by the state Supreme Court presents a good opportunity to provide clarity and direction to these matters. We believe the Court of Appeal was correct in their ruling and look forward to advocating to the Supreme Court that their decision be upheld," stated Susan Sandidge, vice president and assistant general counsel of Brinker International.
About Brinker International
Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT) is one of the world's leading casual dining restaurant companies, serving more than 1 million guests daily. Founded in 1975 and based in Dallas, Texas, Brinker owns or franchises more than 1,900 restaurants in 25 countries and employs more than 120,000. Brinker restaurant brands include Chili's(R) Grill & Bar, Romano's Macaroni Grill(R), On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina(R) and Maggiano's Little Italy(R). The company was named one of FORTUNE Magazine's Most Admired Companies in 2006 and was honored by the magazine as one of the Top 50 Employers for Minorities and the Top 50 Employers for Women. For more information visit http://www.brinker.com.
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