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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Global Banking News-January 30, 2018--AriseBank issued cease and desist order
12, 2017, placed BFPMBAI under conservatorship after it was found to be in operations despite a cease and desist order filed on Feb.
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.
8 resolution, he affirmed the IC's earlier decision to issue a cease and desist order against the Quezon City-based BFPMBAI.
AUCRA), two Berkshire Hathaway companies, were issued a cease and desist order from the California Department of Insurance following Commissioner Jones' decision in the Shasta Linen case that CIC used unapproved rates in a complex insurance scheme that circumvented regulatory review.
The temporary cease and desist order required the credit union take certain actions, including:
Pinamungajan, Cebu - The Cebu Provincial Government said construction at the memorial district hospital in barangay Pandacan, this town, would continue despite the cease and desist order issued by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 7.
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.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-May 21, 2014--Fed lifts cease and desist order from Ohio's Central Federal
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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.