An injunction is an order issued by a court that forces the defendant – a person, corporation or government entity – to do something or stop doing something, depending on what the plaintiff is requesting. In relatively rare cases, the court may issue a mandatory injunction, compelling a person, company, or governmental unit to take affirmative action in carrying out a specified action. Instead of asking a court for monetary damages, a plaintiff can ask the court for an injunction (or injunctive relief) against the defendant.→ Read More
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What is the difference between a temporary restraining order, preliminary injunction, and permanent injunction?
Get to know the differences between temporary restraining orders, preliminary injunctions, and permanent injunctions before you take any legal action to obtain one.→ Read More
There may be several reasons why a court would refuse injunctive relief. Below is a list of the types of injunctions, their requirements and why a court might refuse one. Click for more.→ Read More
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