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Brits jumped for joy last week after London was awarded the 2012 Olympic Summer Games following an agonizing selection process. (Editor’s Note: The celebrations were
marred the very next day after terrorists exploded four bombs on London’s subway and bus systems, …

Does familiarity breed favorability or contempt? New research by John Gilfeather, vice chairman at Roper Public Affairs, NOP World; and Tina Carroll, Ph.D. candidate
at the University of Miami, comes to a strong conclusion: Corporate management that under-invests in …

Judith Phair, president of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), testified on Capitol Hill last week that the PRSA would support a temporary amendment requiring
disclosure of government video news releases (VNRs) but oppose frame-by-frame identification sought by Senators …

PR Pulse

May 11th, 2005 by

Ever since the digital boom in the late 1990s, there have been countless obits on the imminent death of print (usually coming from online precincts). But despite the
continued flight to the Internet (and newspaper circulation woes), print continues to …, the knowledge portal launched last year as the first global know- ledge-sharing portal for PR and marketing professionals, has added seven new expert-led
communities on a wide range of topics, bringing to 30 the number of communities focused on …

In the following brief descriptions, PR News recognizes the efforts of 18 more companies that were Legal PR winners in the eyes of their constituents. We will periodically present these stories in depth in our “Case Study” section
throughout 2005-06.
Excellence …

LAW FIRM: Foley & Lardner LLP
CATEGORY: Overall Excellence in Media Coverage
PR AGENCY: Weber Shandwick
BUDGET: $150,000

In a bid to highlight their firm’s expertise with the furiously debated Sarbanes-Oxley (Sarbox) law, the PR professionals …


June 8th, 2000 by

While celebrities often lend their high-profile names to boost awareness for various healthcare causes, it’s less common that a disease helps to shape a celebrity’s image.
Lance Armstrong, who is known as much for being a cancer survivor as he …

By Andrew Gilman
The past month has featured two strikingly similar media
stakeouts: the media frenzy surrounding the death of Terri Schiavo
followed by the global coverage of Pope John Paul II’s demise and
subsequent funeral.
Both stories demonstrated what …