cease and desist order

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Noun1.cease and desist order - (law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity; "injunction were formerly obtained by writ but now by a judicial order"
ban, proscription, prohibition - a decree that prohibits something
mandatory injunction - injunction requiring the performance of some specific act
final injunction, permanent injunction - injunction issued on completion of a trial
interlocutory injunction, temporary injunction - injunction issued during a trial to maintain the status quo or preserve the subject matter of the litigation until the trial is over
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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California Department of Insurance Issues Cease and Desist Order for Benefits Firm
In its cease and desist order, the LTFRB said that Arcade City should stop engaging drivers and riders as their operations are considered 'colorum' since they are not accredited by the board.
The Texas banking commissioner has issued a cease and desist order against Arisebank.
The Cease and Desist Order (CDO) issued by SEC revealed that the subject companies are either owned, headed or associated with Joseph Calata, the same person who was permanently disqualified by the Philippine Stock Exchange from being Director or Officer of any listed company.
In October 2016, the Department of Insurance issued a Cease and Desist Order against the Agricultural Contracting Services Association Incorporated and its affiliates, the American Labor Alliance and CompOne USA, and Board Chair Marcus Asay.
Illinois regulators issued a cease and desist order last week that will force a financial institution to stop operating as a credit union because it does not have a mandated federal or state charter.
Also, the the cease and desist order prohibits Sany America from importing, selling, marketing, advertising, or distributing cranes that were manufactured using any of the six Manitowoc trade secrets found to be misappropriated.
Furthermore, books and records were maintained in Santa Fe, New Mexico, according to the SEC's cease and desist order.
The cease and desist order here is declared null and void,'' said Judge Ricciardone's ruling, filed Friday.
21 May 2014 -- Ohio US-based bank holding company Central Federal Corp (NASDAQ: CFBK) said that the Federal Reserve Bank has terminated the cease and desist order against the company.
State regulators have ordered two Eugene men and their company to stop selling what regulators call "high-risk investments." The state Department of Consumer and Business Services also plans to fine Michael Holcomb and Gary Holcomb, and their company, Berjac of Oregon, $900,000, according to the department's cease and desist order.