Clough & Willis Solicitors, Commercial and private legal services UK

Commercial Injunctions

What is an injunction?

Put simply, an injunction is a court order which either sets out something which someone is required to do, or something which they are prohibited from doing. An injunction can be sought as a stand alone procedure or as part of a wider dispute or court case.

Commercial injunctions are complex.  Those looking for help with this type of legal proceeding should make sure they work with experienced and knowledgeable professionals who can effectively guide them.

Here at Clough & Willis Solicitors we have an expert commercial injunctions team who have the ability to work through even the most complex case.

If you are looking to obtain an injunction, or you have been served with one, contact Grahame Henry or Fiona Gaskell now on free phone 0800 083 0815 or by email;; for a free no obligation chat to see how we can help you.

How are injunctions used?

Injunctions are a widely used legal solution which can be utilised in all kinds of cases, and common reasons for injunctions being issued include:

  • Infringement - copyright, patent, trademark etc.
  • Discrimination
  • Contempt - both civil and criminal
  • Disclosure - of sensitive information
  • Preserving assets - to prevent money or property being hidden, disposed of or removed from the country.
  • Protecting privacy - to prevent release of sensitive personal or confidential business information.
  • Restrictive Covenants - employment and contracts for services
                                                property covenants  

The nature of injunctions and what they are used for often means that our clients need us to move extremely quickly, and we have the knowledge and the skills to be able to offer swift solutions in all cases. For serious matters it is possible for our solicitors to obtain a commercial injunction within a day.

How we can help

We act for companies and individuals seeking injunctions and opposing them, in matters in the High Court in Manchester and the Royal Courts of Justice in London. We have sought / opposed injunctions in defamation, insolvency, patent, directors' disputes and a variety of other commercial disputes.

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