Articles, Essays, and Book Reviews


Dale A. Oesterle, Intermediaries in Internet Offerings: The Future is Here, 50 Wake Forest L. Rev. 533 (2015).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Should Courts Do Behavioral Analysis of Boardroom Conduct?, 9 J. Bus. & Tech. L. 51 (2014).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Bankruptcy Planning is Not Material?, 8 Entrepreneurial Bus. L.J. 235 (2013).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Stephanie Hoffer, Tax-Free Reorganizations: The Evolution and Revolution of Triangular Mergers, 108 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1083 (2013).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Repair or Replace: Lifting SEC Regulation from Patchwork to Permanence, 7 Entrepreneurial Bus. L.J. 283 (2012).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Overused and Under-Defined Notion of ‘Material’ in Securities Law, 14 U. Pa. J. Bus. L. 167 (2011).
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Dale A. Oesterle, State and Local Government Subsidies for Business: A Siren’s Trap, 6 Entrepreneurial Bus. L. J. 491 (2011).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Collapse of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Victims or Villains?, 5 Entreprenuerial Bus. L.J. 733 (2010).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Are Leveraged Buyouts a Form of Governance Arbitrage?, 3 Brook. J. Corp. Fin. & Com. L. 53 (2008).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The High Cost of IPOs Depresses Venture Capital in the United States, 1 Entrepreneurial Bus. L. J. 369 (2007).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Regulating Hedge Funds, 1 Entrepreneurial Bus. L.J. 1 (2006).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Regulation NMS: Has the SEC Exceeded Its Congressional Mandate to Facilitate a National Market System in Securities Trading?, 1 N.Y.U. J.L. & Bus. 613 (2005).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Early Observations on the Prosecutions of the Business Scandals of 2002-03: On Sideshow Prosecutions, Spitzer’s Clash with Donaldson over Turf, the Choice of Civil or Criminal Actions, and the Tough Tactic of Coerced Cooperation, 1 Ohio St. J. Crim. L. 443 (2004).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Year 2002: The Year of the Telecom Meltdown, 2 J. on Telecomm. & High Tech. L. 413 (2003).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Congress’s 1975 Directions to the SEC for the Creation of a National Market System: Is the SEC Operating Outside the Mandate?, Am. Enterprise Inst. Monograph 17 (2003).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Lessons on the Limits of Constitutional Language from Colorado: The Erosion of the Constitution’s Ban on Business Subsidies, 73 U. Colo. L. Rev. 587 (2002).
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Dale A. Oesterle, A Clear-Headed Look at NGOs, 13 Colo. J. Int'l Envtl. L. & Pol'y 129 (2002).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Just Say “I Don’t Know”: A Recommendation for WTO Panels Dealing with Environmental Regulations, 3 Envtl. L. Rev. 113 (2001).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Corporate Directors’ Personal Liability for “Insolvent”, “Reckless”, and “Wrongful” Trading: A Recipe for Timid Directors, Hamstrung Controlling Shareholders and Skittish Lenders, 7 N.Z. BUS. L.Q. 20 (2001).


Dale A. Oesterle, Securities Market Regulation: A Time to Move to a Market-Based Approach, Cato Inst. Pol'y Analysis No. 374 (2000).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The WTO Reaches Out to the Environmentalists: Is it Too Little, Too Late?, 1999 Colo. J. Int'l Envtl. L. & Pol'y Y.B. 1 (2000).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Inexorable March Toward a Continuous Disclosure Obligation for Publicly-Traded Companies: Are We There Yet?, 20 Cardozo L. Rev. 135 (1998).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Revisiting the Anti-Takeover Fervor of the 80s Through the Letters of Warren Buffett: Current Acquisition Practice Is Clogged by Legal Flotsam from the Decade, 19 Cardozo L. Rev. 565 (1997).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Wayne M. Gazur, What’s in a Name? An Argument for a Small Business “Limited Liability Entity” Statute (With Three Subsets of Default Rules), 32 Wake Forest L. Rev. 101 (1997).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Public Land: How Much is Enough?, 23 Ecology L.Q. 521 (1996).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Subcurrents in LLC Statutes: Limiting the Discretion of State Courts to Restructure the Internal Affairs of Small Business, 66 U. Colo. L. Rev. 881 (1995).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Richard B. Collins, Structuring the Ballot Initiative: Procedures that Do and Don’t Work, 66 U. Colo. L. Rev. 47 (1995).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Comments on the SEC’s Market 2000 Report, 19 J. Corp. L. 483 (1994).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Alan R. Palmiter, Judicial Schizophrenia in Shareholder Voting Cases, 79 Iowa L. Rev. 485 (1994).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Fairness Opinions as Magic Pieces of Paper, 70 Wash. U. L. Q. 541 (1992).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Donald Arthur Winslow & Seth C. Anderson, The New York Stock Exchange and Its Outmoded Specialist System: Can the Exchange Innovate to Survive?, 17 J. Corp. L. 223 (1992).
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Dale A. Oesterle, On the Business of Defending NYSE Specialists, 18 J. Corp. L. 79 (1992).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Viewing CERCLA as Creating an Option on the Marginal Firm: Does It Encourage Irresponsible Environmental Behavior?, 26 Wake Forest L. Rev. 39 (1991).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Liability of Investment Bankers in LBOs (panelist), 16 Del. J. Corp. L. 596 (1991).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Rise and Fall of Street Sweep Takeovers, 1989 Duke L.J. 202 (1989).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Effect of Statutes Limiting Directors’ Due Care Liability on Hostile Takeover Defenses, 24 Wake Forest L. Rev. 31 (1989).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Delaware’s Takeover Statute: Of Chills, Pills, Standstills, and Who Gets Iced, 13 Del. J. Corp. L. 879 (1988).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Jon R. Norberg, Management Buyouts: Creating or Appropriating Shareholder Wealth?, 41 Vand. L. Rev. 207 (1988).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Target Managers as Negotiating Agents for Target Shareholders in Tender Offers: A Reply to the Passivity Thesis, 71 Cornell L. Rev. 53 (1985).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Negotiation Model of Tender Offer Defenses and the Delaware Supreme Court, 72 Cornell L. Rev. 117 (1985).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Deficiencies of the Restitutionary Right to Trace Misappropriated Property in Equity and in UCC § 9-306, 68 Cornell L. Rev. 172 (1983).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Limits on a Corporation’s Protection of its Directors and Officers from Personal Liability, 1983 Wis. L. Rev. 513 (1983).
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Dale A. Oesterle, A Private Litigant’s Remedies for an Opponent’s Inappropriate Destruction of Relevant Documents, 61 Tex. L. Rev. 1185 (1983).
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Dale A. Oesterle & A. Gunn, Avoiding the Creation of Income When a Partnership Assumes a Partner’s Obligation, 56 J. Tax’n 112 (1982).
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Dale A. Oesterle, United Nations Conference on Restrictive Business Practice, 14 Cornell Int’l L.J. 1 (1981).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Douglas A. Kahn, A Definition of “Liabilities” in Internal Revenue Code Sections 357 and 358(d), 73 Mich. L. Rev. 461 (1975).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Note, The Sale of Human Body Parts, 72 Mich. L. Rev. 1182 (1974).
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Book Chapters


Dale A. Oesterle, The History of Hedge Fund Regulation in the United States, Handbook on Hedge Funds (OUP) (2016).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Corporate Directors’ Personal Liability for “Insolvent Trading” in Australia, “Reckless Trading” in New Zealand and “Wrongful Trading” in England: A Recipe for Timid Directors, Hamstrung Controlling Shareholders and Skittish Lenders, in Company Directors' Liability for Insolvent Trading (Ian M Ramsay ed, 2000).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Why Have a Companies Act?, Securities Regulation in Australia and New Zealand (Gordon Walker & Brant Fisse, eds.) (1994).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Formative Contributions to American Corporate Law by the Massachusetts Supreme, The History of Law In Massachusetts: The Supreme Judicial Court 1692-1992 (1992).


Books


Dale A. Oesterle, The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions (4th ed), (2012).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell (2nd ed.), (2006).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions (3d Ed.), (2005).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions (2nd Ed.), (2002).
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Dale A. Oesterle & Richard B. Collins, The Colorado State Constitution: A Reference Guide, (2002).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Colorado State Constitution: A Reference Guide, (2002).
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Dale A. Oesterle, Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell, (2001).
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Dale A. Oesterle, The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions, (1999).


Dale A. Oesterle, The Law of Mergers, Acquisitions, and Reorganizations, (1991).