temporary injunction

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Noun1.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
cease and desist order, enjoining, enjoinment, injunction - (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"
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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After days of disruptions, the Airport Authority said it had obtained a temporary injunction banning protesters from entering certain areas.
On July 11, the state filed a first amended petition that sought a temporary restraining order and temporary injunction against Aliera, its successors, affiliates, agents and assigns.
Mrs Justice Elisabeth Laing dismissed BA's application for a temporary injunction, ruling that Balpa was "more likely than not" to establish at a full trial that its strike ballots were properly issued.
Last May, a federal judge on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in their favour, issuing a temporary injunction against using Defense Department funds for wall construction.
Despite the setback, the Labour-run authority still hopes to obtain a temporary injunction within a matter of weeks.
The court also issued another temporary injunction restraining the county from collecting and enforcing its demand for alleged arrears of land rates and royalties from 2013 to 2018 pending a full hearing.
Francis ("Sacred Heart") appeals an order denying its motion for a temporary injunction and a grant of summary judgment in favor of Marshfield Clinic Health System, Inc.
RIO DE JANEIRO -- A Brazilian justice is allowing airplane manufacturers Boeing and Embraer to proceed with a joint venture, overruling a temporary injunction that stalled the deal.
Circuit Judge Doug Martin granted the temporary injunction and scheduled a hearing for the morning of Dec.
In a 24-page opinion, a three-judge panel ordered a district court judge who originally heard the case to issue a temporary injunction against the ordinance.
A 2007 court challenge from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) led to a temporary injunction against implementation of the AMP rule.

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