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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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See RESTATEMENT (SECOND) OF TORTS [section] 936(2)(a) (1979) (one of the special factors relevant in determining the propriety of issuing an interlocutory injunction against a tort is "the extent of the threat of irreparable harm to the plaintiff if the interlocutory injunction is not granted").
Although an interlocutory injunction does not raise the same concerns regarding the doctrine of functus officio, (118) these orders would seem, in principle, to engage the more principled criticisms of the Doucet-Boudreau decision.
53) One of the main legal issues in that case was whether Lenah Game Meats Pty Ltd ('LGM') could restrain the Australian Broadcasting Corporation ('ABC') via an interlocutory injunction from broadcasting a film on the basis of an unjustified invasion of privacy.
The action was for declaratory judgement, interlocutory injunction and for a permanent injunction.
It is now viewed as trite law that an applicant for an interlocutory injunction must fulfill three conditions before the court will grant his application, namely, he must show that (1) there is a serious question to be tried, (2) he will suffer irreparable injury if refused the interlocutory relief, and (3) the balance of inconvenience resulting from granting or denying the interlocutory relief lies with him rather than with the respondent.
However, back in the same court yesterday Na Fianna failed in their bid to have an interlocutory injunction application to be treated as the hearing of the action.
5 million allegedly arising from the Company's successful motion for an interlocutory injunction restraining Rusoro from making a hostile take-over bid for the Company.
An interlocutory injunction which we will pray the court in the next adjourned date to grant us, to stop the two of them from parading themselves as members of the NUJ Correspondent's Chapel.
Rusoro and Endeavour are only able to appeal the interlocutory injunction order if the Superior Court grants their motions for permission to appeal.
But, counsel to Ajibola, Barrister Samuel Encheowu raised an objection to the letter, urging the court to jettison the request, describing as a plot to buy time as the proposed election was slated for January 27 and that he had filed an interlocutory injunction on the matter which the court needs to hear.
NYSE Alternext:GRZ) (TSX:GRZ) announced today that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has granted an interlocutory injunction restraining Rusoro Mining Ltd.