Lobbying The views of Haley Court in Mini case study 13.1 and Craig Pearce in Box 13.2 later in this

Lobbying The views of Haley Court in Mini case study 13.1
and Craig Pearce in Box 13.2 later in this chapter illustrate how debates on
advocacy affect PR practitioners. There is a real ethical tension between
representing your client or employer and distorting the facts. In 2016, US PR
organisations campaigned to prevent New York’s top ethics committee describing
the attempt to influence journalists to write favourably about a client or
product as ‘lobbying’ (Renfree 2016).

Box 13.2