Executive Communication Online Series: Applying Ethics and Law

May 7, 2020 at 12:00pm1:15pm
Public Relations Society of America
Webinar

Panelists discuss the importance of standards for professional behavior in communications, recognizing ethical dilemmas and legal considerations as they may affect the organization’s decision-making process.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Define integrity and explain the conduct of professional activities in a lawful and principled manner.
  • Reiterate the importance of ethical behavior in adhering to commonly accepted standards.
  • Recognize ethical dilemmas to remedy unethical acts.
  • Understand the First Amendment as a foundational principle for public relations and communications.
  • Articulate conditions for libel and defenses within a given situation.
  • Uphold privacy issues within the federal law regarding identity protection, ethical implications and digital record.
  • Define applicable federal laws regarding disclosure, copyright, trademarks and fair use.

*Please note, there is a fee to register.