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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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Sumitomo Trust immediately filed for a court injunction against the UFJ-Mitsubishi Tokyo talks involving the trust business.
The Rover unions threatened the High Court Injunction after taking legal advice which confirmed BMW could be in breach of their Partnership Agreement with the unions, which prevents compulsory redundancies.
On July 20, Lichfield District Council successfully extended its high court injunction on a number of local roads.
With the protestors again refusing to leave we had to resort to applying to a judge for a High Court injunction.
Under no obligation to recognize the strike as legal, Stoll Farms instead obtained a court injunction against the workers that permits only two people to picket per entrance.
The appeals court held that a general ban on the receipt of clippings from noncommercial sources violated the prisoner's First Amendment right to receive information, but that the district court injunction was overly broad and violated the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA.
The Sumitomo Mitsui announcement came in the wake of a Tokyo District Court injunction Tuesday ordering a halt to merger talks between UFJ Holdings and Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group Inc.
Cheshire county council obtained a court injunction after Qualters continued to deposit large volumes of waste at the Rossfield Road site despite being banned in 2002.
In April he won a court injunction preventing the DDP agency from repeating the story.
Both of these officials behaved with dignity; in fact, they have treated Marc Hall with more consideration than he deserved, especially when he accused them of hypocrisy, sought a court injunction to overturn their decision, and announced he was suing the Board for $100,000.
The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), which represents pilots with Delta Air Lines, has directed its members to abide by a federal court injunction to stop a no-overtime campaign.
PRINCE Charles has forgiven his former housekeeper who defied a High Court injunction to publish her memoirs, it emerged yesterday.