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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.

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