Injunction Case Study

Injunction An injunction is a command of the court directing the defendant to refrain from doing something in breach of the contract. This is a preventive relief. Moreover, it can be filed as a separate request directly with the court. Injunctions are often awarded in cases involving a breach of contract which may be issued instead of a monetary damages award. On the other hand, the value of an item will not be determined as well as knowing when monetary damages will not be suited in a remedy for the non-breaching party’s losses. When come in connecting in contracts together with the injunction, it required the breaching party to perform contract terms that they violated like delivering goods or paying for the services. For instance, it will prohibit them from selling goods and services that they have promised in…show more content…
The courts will not grant an injunction in circumstances that effect to be an order for specific performance where it would not generally be allowed. For example, in a case of Page One Records v Britton, The claimant record company, owned by Larry Page, was the manager of the pop group, The Troggs. By contract, The Troggs agreed that Page One Records would be their manager and sole agent for 5 years in return for 20% of their profits. By a term of the contract The Troggs agreed not to appoint anyone else for the duration. However, their relationship with Larry Page broke down and The Troggs wrote a letter to the claimant seeking to terminate the contract. The claimant sought an injunction to prevent The Troggs appointing a new manager. It is held that the injunction was refused as when come to granting an injunction, it need to be akin to ordering specific performance of a contract for personal services since the effect of the injunction would be to compel, The Troggs to continue to employ the claimant or not work at

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