Legal Injunction Questions
Can an individual ask a court to issue an injunction against a school for wrongly accusing his/her child and holding the minor child without contacting him/her?An individual may be able to request a court to issue a legal injunction against a school to change his/her child’s record if the school wrongly accused him/her and held the minor child in school without informing the individual. The individual may also sue the school for false imprisonment and negligence if they suspend the child based on improper information.
Can an individual file an injunction against someone who has been following him/her with a camera?An individual may file an injunction in a civil court against someone who has been following him/her with a camera if the individual has enough evidence to prove this. The court injunction will prohibit the person from following the individual. If the person continues to follow the individual in spite of the injunction, he/she may also get arrested for violation of the injunction order.
Can an individual stop a film making company from making a documentary of the tragic death of his/her mother?If the individual wants to stop a film making company from making a documentary of the tragic death of his/her mother, he/she may issue a legal injunction against the company prohibiting them from using the footage of his/her mother. He/she may also sue the film making company for public disclosure of private facts and misappropriation of image. He may also sue for monitory damages.
Can a person file an injunction against a competitor for spreading false information about him/her among his/her clients?If the competitor of an individual spreads false information about him/her among his/her clients, it would be considered tortuous interference with the contract. In such a situation, the individual may file an injunction against the competitor stopping him/her from talking about the individual to his/her clients. The individual may also sue the competitor for libel and slander.
What can a plaintiff in a default judgment do if the defendant has made false statements against him/her?If the defendant of a default judgment has made false statements against the plaintiff, he/she may file a motion for a default judgment and an injunction. The first part of the motion may be for the default judgment and the second part of the motion may be for the injunction. The injunction order may ask the defendant to give a publicized reaction of his/her statements against the plaintiff. The injunction may ask the defendant to take back the statements that he/she made against the plaintiff.
Can an individual file an injunction against his/her doctor if he/she does not get his/her medical records from the doctor even after sending a formal letter requesting the records?If an individual does not get his/her medical records from a doctor even after sending him/her a formal letter requesting the records, he/she may send the doctor a letter stating that he/she would get a court injunction against the doctor forcing him/her to give the medical records. This letter may have to be signed by a local attorney. If the doctor still does not give the medical records, the individual may hire a health care lawyer and file an injunction against the doctor.
An individual can get frustrated and helpless if he/she does not know how to prevent someone from causing harm to him/her? Knowing what a legal injunction is and how it can be issued against someone will help individuals know if they are in a situation to file an injunction order against someone or not. It will also help them take the right steps towards protecting themselves in a difficult and harmful situation.