Ethics edict at Fleishman *

| 2 Comments

In an email sent to the staff today, embattled PR giant Fleishman-Hillard announced a ban on corprate campaign contributions, set up a hotline for employes to report questionable practices directly to the CEO and come up with a new system for verifying billing. An unnamed outside academic also was brought in to "assess the ethical commitment of the firm." It's all part of the continuing fallout from the Doug Dowie era in the Los Angeles office. PR Week has the story.

* Friday stories: Times (not online), Daily News


More by Kevin Roderick:
Two more lion cubs tracked in Santa Monica Mountains
Friday desk clearing
Biden, Michelle Obama add LA fundraisers
Morning Buzz: Friday 8.3.12
Bus riders rejoice: Wilshire to be re-paved
Recent Politics stories on LA Observed:
Chick-fil-A CEO is swimming against the tide*
Biden, Michelle Obama add LA fundraisers
Is Chick-fil-A being hurt by the kerfuffle over gay marriage?*
Schwarzenegger, USC form policy think tank
Councilman Rosendahl begins treatment for cancer

New at LA Observed
Follow us on Twitter

On the Media Page
Go to Media
On the Politics Page
Go to Politics

LA Biz Observed
Arts and culture

Sign up for daily email from LA Observed

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


Advertisement
LA Observed on Twitter and Facebook