SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): November 30, 2012
PACIFIC CAPITAL BANCORP
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (415) 765-2969
1021 Anacapa Street, 3rd Floor
Santa Barbara, California
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On December 1, 2012, pursuant to the terms of the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of March 9, 2012 (the Merger Agreement), by and among UnionBanCal Corporation (UNBC), Pebble Merger Sub Inc. (Merger Sub), and Pacific Capital Bancorp (the Company), Merger Sub merged with and into the Company, with the Company surviving as a wholly owned subsidiary of UNBC (the Merger). Pursuant to an Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of December 1, 2012 by and between the Company and UNBC, on December 3, 2012, the Company will merge with and into UNBC, with UNBC surviving.
Item 3.01 Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; Transfer of Listing
In connection with the consummation of the Merger, the Company notified The Nasdaq Global Select Market (Nasdaq) on November 30, 2012 of such consummation and requested that Nasdaq file a Notification of Removal from Listing on Form 25 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to report that the shares of the Companys common stock are no longer listed on Nasdaq.
Item 3.03 Material Modification to Rights of Security Holders
Under the terms of the Merger Agreement, each outstanding share of the Companys common stock was converted into the right to receive $46.00 in cash, without interest and less any applicable withholding taxes, other than shares owned by UNBC, the Company or any direct or indirect wholly owned subsidiary of UNBC or the Company (subject to certain exceptions), which shares were cancelled without payment.
The foregoing description of the Merger Agreement and the Merger is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Merger Agreement, which was included as Exhibit 2.1 to the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K, filed with the SEC on March 12, 2012, and which is incorporated herein by reference.
The information set forth in Items 3.01 and 5.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated herein by reference in response to this Item 3.03.
Item 5.01 Changes in Control of Registrant
As a result of the Merger, a change in control of the Company occurred, and Merger Sub merged with and into the Company, with the Company continuing as the surviving corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of UNBC. The information set forth in Item 3.03 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated herein by reference in response to this Item 5.01.
Item 5.03 Amendments to Certificate of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
At the effective time of the Merger, the certificate of incorporation and the bylaws of the Company were amended and restated as set forth in Exhibit 3.1 and Exhibit 3.2 hereto, respectively, which are incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.