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An injunction is a legal and equitable remedy in the form of a special court order that compels a party to do or refrain from specific acts. "When a court employs the extraordinary remedy of injunction, it directs the conduct of a party, and does so with the backing of its full coercive powers." A party that fails to comply with an injunction faces criminal or civil penalties, including possible monetary sanctions and even imprisonment. They can also be charged with contempt of court. Counterinjunctions are injunctions that stop or reverse the enforcement of another injunction.

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    VIC What form to file in Magistrates' Court for Personal Safety Intervention Order?

    Hi, I am wanting to speak on behalf of my friend who is the Applicant in a Personal Safety Intervention Order matter listed at Melb Magistrates' Court. I am admitted as a lawyer but don't practice - My question is, what form do I have to file to give appearance? Registry said Form 25 but that...
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    VIC IVO conditions clarification

    Hello, Could someone please help me clarify the conditions below? I would like to know if I am allowed to contact the protected person directly for general purposes via mobile phone (call or text). Thank you very much
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    VIC IVO- Proof of false statement that resulted in IVO, how can I fight this?

    So in 2019, my mother beat my sister's head in and she called police. My mother was taken away and not charged for some reason. A month after the incident my mother filed for an IVO against the entire family. Her statement she provided to the officer who made the IVOs contradicted the 1st...
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    VIC Leap report and intervention order

    If a lawyer subpoenaed Victoria police for a leap report, will an intervention order older than 10 years show up???
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    VIC IVO could be dismissed at court hearting?

    hi folks, I am the respondent to an ivo in last Nov. I had the first court hearing last Dec, court issued an interim ivo, next court hearing in Sep this year. Interim ivo does not have any specified conditions but those three common conditions. my question is, in the next court hearing, can I...
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    VIC Personal safety intervention order

    I was wondering if some-one could shed light on an aspect of personal safety intervention orders. My neighbour has had an interim order served on him for a person alleging 'he is known to be violent and bad tempered' - but no specific behaviour is alleged. On Sunday 2 May, I saw the applicant...
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    VIC Property settlement and primary carer considerations with abusive husband. DHHS/ family violence intervention order

    I have a Family Violence Intervention Order against me at present, which means I can’t see my children, who are living with their father, from whom I am separated ( not divorced as it hasn’t been twelve months). In regards to property settlement, what is the likelihood of the court giving my...
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    VIC Contested FIVO

    Hi All, The OP is contesting the extension of a police issued FVIO. They have FV charges and are serving a CCO. They want the children removed from the order on the basis that it restricts them from having a relationship with them. there is current FCC proceedings where they are undergoing a...
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    VIC Can a recovery order (submitted by father) be applied for if their is currently an IVO (against father) but children's names are spelt incorrectly?

    IVO was submitted by officer who (unknowingly) fell victim to false statement including incorrect surnames of children (to mothers maiden name). Mother has been asked to correct however has still refused to. Can a recovery order be issued given the children are not named (using legal name or...
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    VIC Directions Hearing - Contesting Intervention Order

    Hi All, here looking for advise on what to do Im contesting an extension to an intervention order made against me from my sister, there is an interim order already in place, while court process is happening. At the last hearing the magistrate asked the applicants private lawyer to send me a...