Landstar System, Inc. (Form: 8-K)  






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   August 23, 2010

Landstar System, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware 0-21238 06-1313069
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
13410 Sutton Park Drive South, Jacksonville, Florida   32224
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   904-398-9400

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On August 23, 2010, Landstar System, Inc. (the "Company") announced that during its 2010 third quarter, the Company has purchased 745,220 shares of its common stock to complete the existing authorization under its share purchase program. The Company further announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the Company to purchase up to an additional 2,000,000 shares of its common stock from time to time in the open market and in privately negotiated transactions under its share purchase program. No specific expiration date has been assigned to the August 23, 2010 authorization.

The information furnished herein shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933.

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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.

    Landstar System, Inc.
August 25, 2010   By:   James B. Gattoni
        Name: James B. Gattoni
        Title: Vice President and Chief Financial Officer