January 5, 2000 |
Carl E. Hartnack, who began his career at Security Pacific Bank as a 17-year-old messenger and rose through the ranks to lead one of California's largest financial institutions, died Tuesday in Santa Barbara of Alzheimer's disease. He was 83. Hartnack, who retired as chairman of Los Angeles-based Security Pacific National Bank in 1982, oversaw the bank's statewide and international expansion, and was an advocate for the redevelopment of downtown Los Angeles in the 1970s.
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March 5, 1998
An Encino mortgage broker pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal charge of scheming to defraud Security Pacific National Bank of $1.2 million, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Ron Amiran, 60, a fugitive for seven years, controlled several Encino-based businesses involved in the mortgage and title industry, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles.
November 9, 1993 |
Former employees of Gibraltar Savings have settled their 3-year-old class action lawsuit against Security Pacific National Bank, which acquired most of the assets of the insolvent Simi Valley thrift in June, 1990, and subsequently laid off the 250 Gibraltar workers without notice. The gross amount of the settlement is $3.1 million.