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 8, 2005
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 0-19649
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
4300 West Cypress Street
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
On February 8, 2005 the Registrant issued a news release entitled Checkers®/Rallys® Official Drive-Thru and Burger of NASCAR® - Adds ISC Tracks to Drive-Thru Chains Motor Sports Sponsorship Roster, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits
The following exhibits are filed with this Form 8-K:
|(c) Exhibit No.
|99.1||Press Release, dated February 8, 2005.|
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.
|Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc.|
|Date: February 8, 2005||By:|| |
/s/ Keith E. Sirois
|Chief Executive Officer and President|