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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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On the contrary, the standard, even according to Gallo upon which the district court mostly relied, is 'whether or not the first action is dispositive of the action to be enjoined.' ..." [Slip op.
District Court enjoined implementation of Maine Ex holding that it violated both the supremacy clause and the commerce clause.
Generally, injunctive relief is not deemed to be appropriate if its purpose is merely to enjoin the commission of a criminal act per se because such a remedy would effectively punish criminal activity without providing for due process.(21) However, the mere fact that the order targets conduct that is punishable as a criminal offense does not preclude a finding that an injunction is appropriate.
Bean case, the court protected SPY Notes as being an editorial nor artistic parody and said the First Amendment precluded the application of a dilution claim to enjoin noncommercial parodies.
In May 1990, the Forest Service applied controls according to EIS guidelines to protect eight RCW colony sites from rapidly encroaching beetle infestations in and around Little Lake Creek Wilderness, only to be enjoined again by Fritz and other environmentalists (Sierra Club et al.
The taxpayer sought to enjoin the agent's disclosure of return information to the taxpayer's customers on the ground that the disclosure would violate section 6103(k)(6) and cause the taxpayer irreparable harm.
The court will enjoin Sasnett from providing competing services to TechINT's clients and enjoin him from soliciting employees of TechINT to terminate their employment with TechINT.
(Reuters Code:SORN.MI) disclosed on Monday that no appeal of the decision of the Civil Court of Milan at first instance to refuse to enjoin the planned combination with Cyberonics (NASDAQ:CYBX) under a newly formed holding company, LivaNova PLC, has been filed within the prescribed deadline.
Some people raise this question and the answer is as follows: You can enjoin good and forbid evil during Ramadhn through any of the following means:
Dollard of the State Supreme Court for Queens County, refused to enjoin the City Department of Environmental Protection from beginning work on the water filtration plant in a related case brought by the Croton Watershed Clean Water Coalition, another advocacy group, and several individuals.
The International Chamber of Commerce rejected Farrel's efforts to enjoin Pomini from competing with Farrel with the result that Pomini is selling as usual its internal mixers and spare and replacement parts throughout the world.