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PR’s Own Phone Hacking Scandal: O’Dwyer Fires Back at PRSA

Jack O’Dwyer denies the PRSA’s allegation that he listened in on the Society’s phone conferences surreptitiously. | MORE »

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NFL Lets the Fans Fight Out the Concussion Lawsuit

By posting on its own site AP’s story about a lawsuit filed by former players, the National Football League has avoided the stigma of willful obliviousness. | MORE »

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Is WSJ’s Blast at Critics Part of the News Corp. PR Plan?

While Rupert Murdoch is in apology mode worldwide, The Wall Street Journal is being feisty with critics of the phone hacking scandal. | MORE »

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JetBlue Soars Over L.A.’s ‘Carmageddon’

Viewing a crisis as an opportunity, JetBlue launched a campaign to help serve the greater Los Angeles community and tout its new local services. | MORE »

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Murdoch’s Actions Do the Speaking for Him

Crisis management experts offer their early takes on Rupert Murdoch’s response to the phone hacking scandal. | MORE »

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Cyber-Criminals Hacking Away at Corporate Reputations

Computer hackers have been busy so far this summer, breaking into a number of sites and stealing—and then releasing—sensitive data. Should this be cause for alarm for reputation managers? | MORE »

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Casey Anthony Jurors Offered Opportunity to ‘PR Up’

In the aftermath of the Casey Anthony murder trial, a PR firm is offering pro bono services to the jurors to help them deal with the media. | MORE »

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News Corp.: Too Big to Have a Crisis Plan?

Allegations of the hacking of a murdered girl’s phone have led to a staunch defense of a News International executive instead of a focus on phone hacking victims and their families. | MORE »

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Does Hack of Fox News Twitter Page Portend Tweets to Come?

Early Monday morning, Twitter posts on @foxnewspolitics reported that President Obama was assassinated. As the political fervor builds, what’s to keep more malicious hacks from occurring? | MORE »

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Another Good Reason for Doing Good

A new study shows that direct involvement with a cause can change an individual’s behavior, strengthening communicators’ position that corporate responsibility programs can have a positive impact on employees, customers and the bottom line. | MORE »

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