interlocutory injunction

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n interlocutory injunction injunction issued during a trial to maintain the status quo or preserve the subject matter of the litigation until the trial is over
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Usage

In literature:

An injunction obtained on interlocutory application during the progress of an action is superseded by the trial.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5" by Various
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