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cease and desist
An order from a government authority requiring one to stop engaging in some activity, such as construction without a proper permit. If issued from a court, it would be called an injunction.
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Coffee and his colleagues from profiting from the blatant confusion their choice in business name will cause, the first step in this process is issuing a cease and desist notice
com, was served with a cease and desist notice
on April 19, 2005.
Perez Hilton, has been sued in federal court for copyright infringement by X17, Hollywood's largest celebrity photo agency, after ignoring countless cease and desist notices
from numerous photo agencies and media outlets.