Extinguishing a crisis that
engulfed an acoustics company

In the wake of the Rhode Island nightclub fire that killed dozens of concert-goers The New York Times named an acoustics manufacturer as a possible source of the material that appeared to burn so quickly.

Other Case Studies

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How We Can Help


| Manage a Crisis

When a crisis breaks, some outsiders are only too eager to capitalize on your tough times, potentially ruining your company's hard-earned reputation in the process. At Padilla Speer Beardsley, our crisis and critical issues PR team helps businesses and individuals plan for worst-case scenarios, to help mitigate the damage if a crisis occurs. We also stand ready to respond to unforeseen events 24/7, providing the air cover and expertise to help launch your counter-campaign. We wish you didn’t need us, but we're glad we can help.

Issues we’ve handled:

  • International cattle-feed company investigation by Canadian authorities in connection with mad cow disease
  • E. coli contamination at local restaurants
  • Worker death from on-site accident
  • Missing person's case and criminal manhunt
  • Well-water contamination accusations
  • Attorneys’ general investigations for records irregularities
  • Insider trading, securities fraud and other regulatory violations
  • Disgruntled former employee lawsuits
  • Product recalls
  • Sexual harassment, sexual abuse and sex discrimination lawsuits
  • Ongoing, high-profile medical malpractice lawsuits

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