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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles on Injunctions

Rule 307(a)(1) Appeals – Not for Injunctions Only By Christine Olson McTigue December 2014 Article, Page 590 Yes, Illinois Supreme Court Rule 307(a)(1) allows appeals from interlocutory injunction orders – but also in cases that are "injunctive in nature."
A Practical Guide to Injunction Bonds Under Illinois Law By Justin A. Maleson and R. Douglas Rees March 2014 Article, Page 138 A party facing an injunction gains leverage by persuading the court to impose a high bond. The plaintiff, on the other hand, wants a low bond or none at all. Here's how to argue both sides.
TRO not overbroad when predominant use violates zoning ordinance November 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 564 On August 26, 2005, the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District, affirmed the decision of the Circuit Court of DuPage County issuing a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the defendant landowner because the landowner's business operation constituted an adult business use
TROs: A Guide to Winning Emergency Relief in Illinois By Richard L. Miller, II October 2005 Article, Page 530 A step-by-step guide to seeking temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctions.
Equitable remedy is proper when a legal remedy will not adequately compensate the harmed party May 2005 Illinois Law Update, Page 232 On March 1, 2005, the Illinois Appellate Court, Fifth District, affirmed the Circuit Court of Madison County's decision granting the plaintiff a preliminary injunction which required the defendant to honor a covenant not to compete indefinitely. 
Recovering Damages for Wrongfully Issued Injunctions in Illinois By John J. D’Attomo January 2004 Article, Page 34 The court issue a TRO against your client without notice and based on a frivolous theory. What can you do?
Since monetary damages provide plaintiff with an adequate remedy at law, an injunction amounts to an impermissible prejudgment attachment August 2001 Illinois Law Update, Page 398 On June 21, 2001, the Appellate Court of Illinois, Second District, reversed the lower court's order granting a preliminary injunction in favor of the plaintiff, William M. Franz.
The Lawyer’s Journal By Bonnie McGrath July 1999 Column, Page 348 Different rulings on the same-part-of-the-body rule.