Tag Archives: Injunctions

[Eugene Volokh] Beyond the First Amendment: Anti-Libel Injunctions and Prosecutorial Discretion

[I'm continuing to serialize my forthcoming Penn Law Review article on Anti-Libel Injunctions.] I've argued that criminal contempt prosecutions for violating anti-libel injunctions are similar to criminal libel prosecutions. But they are missing one important feature of most prosecutions—the normal … Continue reading

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Conference Report: Should we say "no" to automatic injunctions and "yes" to proportionate remedies?

The AmeriKat mentioned a few days ago that she was unable to get to a conference in Germany that was devoted to debating the enforcement of patents.  That conference entitled "Enforcing Patents Smoothly: From Automatic Injunctions to Proportionate Remedies" was … Continue reading

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Days of automatic German patent injunctions may be numbered: key meeting in Federal Ministry of Justice on May 20

In the post-eBay v. MercExchange era, patent holders seeking rapid injunctive relief basically have two choices: the USITC (provided that the accused products are imported into the U.S. and that the domestic industry requirement can be met) and Germany. And … Continue reading

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Arbitration, Anti-suit Injunctions and the Brussels Regulation: Case C-

Well, it has happened, as feared. The Court of Justice has handed down its judgment in Case C-185/07 West Tankers and the result is as expected. Remember ? It is that case about anti-suit injunctions issued to protect an arbitration… … Continue reading

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Anti-arbitration Injunctions in International Investment Arbitration: An Indian Overview

[Anujay Shrivastava and Anubhav Khamroi are both 4th Year B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) Students at Jindal Global Law School, Sonipat] Introduction The jurisprudence concerning anti-arbitration injunctions is yet to fully develop in India. Anti-arbitration injunctions must be distinguished from the more … Continue reading

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