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 & 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.

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