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injunction

[injungk′shən]
Etymology: L, injungere, to enjoin
a court order that prevents a party from performing a specified act.

injunction

(ĭn-jŭnk′shŭn) [L. injungere, to fasten, join]
A court order prohibiting an individual from performing some act or demanding that a person begin to perform some act.
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The District Court injunction was based on an amnesty agreement between the company and the Antitrust Division.
Due to time constraints, the two banking groups intend to first proceed with talks to integrate their banking units, which is excluded from the court injunction, the sources said.
On April 11, Hall sued the principal and the school board, seeking $100,000 in damages and a court injunction to force officials to allow the couple to attend.
The Secwepemc (Shuswap) protesters who oppose the construction of a $700-million expansion of the ski resort they claim is on their traditional territory erected the sign in protest of a court injunction banning them from occupying and protesting at the site.
The airline has said that Lufthansa has agreed not to enforce a court injunction which would prevent Ryanair from using the name "Frankfurt-Hahn" in its advertisements for services from the airport 60 miles from Frankfurt.
The suit seeks a court injunction ordering ManorCare to fully comply with the Nursing Home Reform Act, an order to stop deceptive advertising, and restitution.
He is seeking a High Court injunction to prevent a clinic in Birmingham carrying out the termination.
Wendy Berry defied a High Court injunction against the publication of the tell-all book, which has earned her an estimated pounds 200,000, then fled the country five years ago.
Intel Corp did not violate the court injunction ordering it to continue supplying Intergraph Corp with timely information and technology, US District Judge Edwin Nelson ruled in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday.
11th Circuit Court of Appeals said July 13 that a federal district court injunction in the Chandler v.
A similar experiment approved by the National Institutes of Health in 1983 was later prohibited by a court injunction.
However, during the most recent special session there was more immediacy to address the issue given a court injunction prohibiting distribution of state money for district maintenance and operations (M&O) beginning June 1, 2006 under the existing school finance system.