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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Commercial Injunctions 7th ed isbn 9780414082571

Commercial Injunctions 6th ed

ISBN13: 9781847036131
New Edition ISBN: 9780414082571
Previous Edition ISBN: 1847036090
Published: June 2016
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

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Wildy's Book of the Month: July 2016

Commercial Injunctions provides definitive guidance for those using or advising on commercial pre-emptive remedies.

  • Gives practical advice, explaining complicated matters clearly and simply
  • Goes through freezing injunctions (formerly Mareva injunctions), search orders and anti-suit injunctions (including in arbitration)
  • Includes analysis of disclosure orders, proprietary injunctions, confidentiality injunctions (where there are conflicts), standard post-judgment injunctions, arbitration and injunctions, and effects of injunctions on third parties
  • Examines issues of contempt, specific performance, and privilege (as against self-incrimination), and matters related to receivers and to directors
  • Considers expiry of an injunction, discharge, variations and appeals
  • Incorporates updates to the Civil Procedure Rules
  • Explains the impact of the House of Lords decision in Commissioners of Customs & Excise v. Barclay’s Bank
  • Includes precedents and forms, Rules and Practice Directions, and selected statutory material
  • Features as appendices sections describing injunctions from a number of overseas jurisdictions

Courts and Procedure
Injunctions and the evolution of the Mareva injunction and Anton Piller relief.
General principles and enforcement of contracts.
Common types of commercial injunctions – Mareva relief.
Forms of order.
Proceedings relating to assets.
The jurisdiction to grant injunctions and Anton Piller relief.
Preservation of assets: other types of relief.
The without notice application.
The duty to make full and frank disclosure and fair presentation.
The "without prejudice" rule.
The undertaking in damages.
The granting of Mareva relief.
Mareva relief against assets in the name of or claimed by a third party.
Anti-suit injunctions.
Injunctions affecting letters of credit, performance bonds and bank guarantees payable on demand or their
Appointment of a receiver.
Search orders.
Injunctions to preserve privileged information or to prevent lawyers or other professionals from acting.
Contempt of court: the position of the defendant and non-parties.
Freezing injunctions: The writ ne exeat regno and s.6 of the Debtors Act 1869.
Disclosure orders, Norwich Pharmacal relief, and orders ancillary to injunctions.
Expiry of an injunction, discharge, variations and appeals.
Restrictions on the use which may be made of documents or information.