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Injunctions and Specific Performance (Print + ProView online)
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Joint Winner of the Walter Owen Book Prize, 1987 This highly acclaimed classic text provides everything you need to decide whether your client has suitable or reasonable grounds for seeking an injunction or specific performance. You will find the principles governing the availability of injunctions and specific performance, including the adequacy of damages and problems of supervision and other discretionary factors. Part I deals with all aspects of injunctions law, including:
  • Interlocutory injunctions
  • Ex parte motions
  • Mareva and Anton Piller orders
  • Injunctions as a Charter remedy
  • Injunctions to protect proprietary and non-proprietary remedies
  • Anti-suit injunctions
  • Enforcement through contempt
Part II provides comprehensive treatment of the availability of specific performance, and discusses the modern approach to:
  • Uniqueness
  • Adequacy of damages
  • Efficient breach
  • Election of remedies
  • Discretionary defences
  • The enforcement of long-term agreements
This easy-to-read publication features unique cross referencing to The Law of Damages by Stephen M. Waddams. Thomson Reuters ProView™ The eBook version of this publication is available through your web browser, or can be downloaded to your desktop or laptop (Windows and Mac), iPad, or Android tablet. Visit to learn more and to see the complete collection of ProView.
About the Author
The Honourable Justice Robert J. Sharpe of the Court of Appeal for Ontario is a former civil litigator who served as Dean at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto. He was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 1991 and he served as Justice at the Ontario Court of Justice (General Division), now the Superior Court of Justice, from 1995 to 1999. He is the author of numerous scholarly articles and several books including: The Law of Habeas Corpus (Second Edition, 1989); The Last Day, the Last Hour: The Currie Libel Trial (1988); and The Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Third Edition, 2005) (with Kent Roach). He also authored Brian Dickson: A Judge's Journey (2003) (with Kent Roach), The Persons Case: The Origins and Legacy of the Fight for Legal Personhood (2007) (with Patricia McMahon). Justice Sharpe is also a frequent lecturer at academic conferences and professional development seminars. He is the author of Injunctions and Specific Performance and the co-author of Meehan & Sharpe on Appellate Advocacy DVD (Canada Law Book).