Crisis Communications

In the following you will find some situations in which we have advised clients with regard to crisis communication.

Fraud
Series of fraud cases with impact on balance sheet
Accident in factory
Accident in factory two days before high-profile visit
Environmental compatibility
Environmental compatibility of onshore and
offshore wind farms
Ernährungssicherheit
Regenerative Energie: Nachwachsende Rohstoffe vs. Ernährungssicherheit
Defamation
Public defamation of CEO
Activists
Activists besiege CEO and supervisory board
Dividend stripping
Financial institution gets under suspicion of dividend stripping
Healththreatening products-
liche Produkte
CEO becomes subject of press attention due to healththreatening products from China
Plant shut-down
Plant shut-down with massive opposition from employees and trade unions
Imprisonment
Manager is jailed without nowledge of the executive board
Maturity of a credit
Call in of a loan leads to bankruptcy of a public company
Expropriation
The largest single shareholder seeks excavation of the company
Insolvency
Profitable subsidiary under pressure as parent company declares bankrupcy
CO2 emission
CO2 emission in cement industry