Search results for: Richard Levick

Overview of Legal Experts

CommPRO Editorial Staff While it’s pretty common for most of us to assume that a lawyer is a lawyer and they all know every inch of the law. However, there are different kinds of lawyers. Each specializes in a different field of law. As a result, if you are faced with a legal concern, your…

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“I Loved That Man”

History … is, indeed, little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortune of mankind.” –Edward Gibbon, Author, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire I probably should have known as soon as she said it, but it took a few weeks to register. It was 30 years ago and…

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Online Smears and Cyber Attacks (PODCAST)

Schillings partners Amy Pope, Rachel Atkins and Gillian Duffy join host Richard Levick to discuss the escalating war of online smears and cyber attacks and what companies and people can do to minimize risks and fight back…  Listen

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“The Most Important Work of Our Careers” – Agency Leaders Find Unexpected Challenges and Lots of Opportunity in the Middle of the Pandemic

Britt Carter, President, TPC Growth During a recent CommPRO Executive Roundtable, the mood was surprisingly upbeat. Just months before, this group, comprised of leaders and legends from across the PR agency world, was expressing an existential predicament: business disappearing, payroll and rent mounting, teams dissolving, and every day seemed to deliver another steaming GrubHub bucket of…

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American Legend

“The arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice.”           – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.   In the early 1960s, Birmingham, Alabama, was so dangerous to Black Americans who suffered so many bombings at the hands of White supremacists that it was often referred to as “Bombingham.” There’s an old…

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What’s Working in Washington – Cancel Culture: Mob Rules

  Richard S. Levick, Esq., Chairman & CEO, LEVICK Having been in Lebanon a few years after the Prime Minister’s assassination and bomb attacks to represent the banks seeking investment from the west; into Sanaa, Yemen, not long before the fall of the Saleh government; followed by spies in the Emirates and sending teams into Islamabad…

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Real Washington: Alan Dershowitz on Impeachment

(Editor’s Note: This was originally published in October.) On this episode of Real Washington, with our new Co-Host, former federal prosecutor and CNN legal analyst Michael Zeldin, and special guest Harvard Law Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz, the well-known constitutional and criminal legal scholar, we discuss the fast-breaking impeachment process. Richard S. Levick, Esq., Chairman &…

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Criminalizing the Boardroom: A Communications Guidebook for Prosecutorial Targets

  Richard S. Levick, Esq., Chairman & CEO, LEVICK It took half a year and dozens of interviews with former prosecutors, defense lawyers, the falsely accused, and those who served time and resulted in two series in Forbes and the Corporate Counsel Business Journal. It is soon to be the source of multiple broadcasts and another comprehensive piece in a…

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Real Washington. A Podcast is Born

As part of a monthly new three-broadcast series (What’s Working in Washington on WFED and coming this fall, co-hosting the Corporate Counsel Business Journal webcast), we have launched Real Washington, co-sponsored by the CCBJ, CommPRO, and the Snider Center at the University of Maryland Smith School of Business. Welcome to Real Washington, where thought leaders from litigation and regulation to Wall…

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Introducing The PR MASTERS SERIES Podcast

                                                                                       The Stevens Group is pleased to present a new podcast series that salutes the masters of public relations and revels in their observations, insights and advice to PR professionals.  This new series is part of the ongoing partnership between The Stevens Group and CommPRO to bring to PR, digital/interactive and marketing communications agencies the…

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The Era of Self-Regulation for Online Companies is Over

Richard S. Levick, Esq., Chairman & CEO, LEVICK There is always a canary in the coal mine when the present becomes prologue – an incident so clear in the rear view mirror, but missed in real time, that if only we were paying closer attention, we would have known what’s coming next. It happened in 1999…

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C-Suite Network CEO Tells C-Suite Execs: “Tune into Truth on Trial”

Jeffrey Hayzlett, CEO and Chairman of the C-Suite Network and Douglas Simon CEO of D S Simon Media preview their upcoming livestream “Truth on Trial”. Featuring: Ty Cobb, Former Special Counsel to the President during the Trump administration; Major Garrett, Chief White House Correspondent, CBS News; Richard Painter, former Chief White House Ethics lawyer during…

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#1 MOST-READ in 2017: The Trump Administration Faces Another Lose-Lose Situation As the Comey Saga Gets More Interesting (Op-Ed)

Andrew Ricci, Vice President, LEVICK Well, as professionals across Washington and the country started to finish out the work week and prepared for the weekend, the James Comey saga that continues to plague the White House continued to get more interesting. Presidential advisor Kellyanne Conway, appearing on ABC’s Good Morning America, refused to rule out the…

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