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Our clients’ industries are changing. Communication strategies are changing. Baretz+Brunelle is changing. And we have thoughts to share on all of it.

Jason Milch

Recent Posts

How Social Media Hurt One Coach's Career ... and a University's Reputation

Posted by Jason Milch on Nov 30, 2017 12:37:17 PM

For a few hours last weekend, Greg Schiano was head football coach at the University of Tennessee – until, amid online protests, the school caved to public pressure and rescinded its offer.

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Topics: reputational risk, social media, University of Tennessee, PR

Boies Crisis is an Eye-Opener for Law Firms with High-Profile Clients

Posted by Jason Milch on Nov 9, 2017 12:04:19 PM

Famed litigator David Boies and his firm, Boies Schiller & Flexner, are currently living a legal, ethical and PR nightmare. News broke this week that Boies and his firm, while representing disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, hired a security firm to uncover “dirt” about Weinstein’s accusers and The New York Times journalists in an attempt to stop the publication of negative stories about Weinstein in The Times. That alone is ethically questionable, but the fact that The New York Times was also a Boies Schiller client elevated this to an entirely new level of crisis, and ultimately resulted in The Times firing Boies Schiller.

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Topics: reputational risk, crisis communications, law firms, Big Law