cease and desist


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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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Alabama One was able to get the regulators to amend the cease and desist to put in more reasonable deadlines," he said.
The 10 questions being asked the most by intellectual property attorneys about what actions they need to be taking in 2011 to protect their clients from trademark bullying and unwarranted cease and desist letters and how to avoid any pitfalls that could lead to infringement actions being brought against their clients
England set a May 18 court date to hear motions on Alabama One's request for an injunction against the cease and desist order, acording to a local media outlet.
The current class lost six days of instruction from the cease and desist order.
Because Moore had not been properly ACUA Administrator, the ACUA's cease and desist order is also void, the credit union argued.
The Federal Reserve Board simultaneously announced the termination of the May 14, 2004, consent order to cease and desist against Riggs National Corporation and Riggs International Banking Corporation, Miami, Florida, an Edge corporation.
The water board had voted 7-0 in 1996 to issue the cease and desist order to Pima Gro Systems Inc.
In a preliminary 30-minute session conducted in a Montpelier Capitol conference room, the Vermont Department of Financial Resources and the $600 million Vermont State Employees Credit Union, now the object of a proposed cease and desist order, began initial discussions, primarily administrative, before Hearing Officer Robert Simpson, who was appointed by Vermont regulator.
Plaza Bank (NASDAQ: PLZB) has announced that a cease and desist order against the bank by the FDIC has been revoked.
So much so that they issued a Cease and Desist letter demanding that we stop airing it.
The Federal Reserve Board announced on November 18, 2004, the issuance of a cease and desist order against Ameribanc Holdings, Inc.
The water board voted 7-0 to issue a cease and desist order to Redlands-based Pima Gro Systems Inc.