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Revision as of 08:29, 28 November 2008


General

Irreparable injury means aninjury that cannot be remedied by damages.

Copyright

“[P]roving irreparable injury is generally not required in copyright litigation. Irreparable injury is presumed for the purposes of a preliminary injunction motion once the moving party has established a case of copyright infringement.”[1]

First Amendment

“The loss of First Amendment freedoms, for even minimal periods of time, unquestionably constitutes irreparable injury.”[2]

References

  1. E.F. Johnson Co. v. Uniden Corp. of America, 623 F. Supp. 1485, 1491 (D. Minn. 1985).
  2. Shea v. Reno, 930 F. Supp. 916, 935 (S.D.N.Y. 1996) (citation omitted).

See also