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What's a cease and desist order ?

(4 Posts)
Crystaltips Sun 21-May-06 20:28:13

That's it really ?
Thanks

Jbck Mon 22-May-06 22:19:23

Presume the person whom the order is against has been ordered to stop & refrain from restarting something they are doing. Context might help CT

Twiglett Mon 22-May-06 22:22:22

its obviously to stop doing something

I never understood what the difference between 'cease: to put an end to' and 'desist: to cease doing something' was tbh

hovely Fri 26-May-06 19:53:07

usually it is in the context of copyright
eg cease and desist using my drawings on your t-shirts that you are selling on ebay
(or whatever)

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