An injunction order is a court order that is applied for and granted to one party, compelling another party to refrain from or stop doing something. They are usually granted in cases where damages would not be an adequate remedy and to protect a breach or threatened breach of a legal right or entitlement. Our experienced legal team can advise and act on interim injunctions, interlocutory injunctions and perpetual or permanent injunction orders, depending on the situation.
A rise in commercial litigation over the past number of years has seen an increase in the use of commercial injunction orders. In dealing with contentious issues the injunction order can be used as a protective measure to maintain status quo, while awaiting a full hearing.
Peter has experience of making a broad range of successful ex parte injunctions in the Irish High Court including freezing bank accounts.