Lochte Saga Illustrates Tension Between PR, Legal Goals

News that Ryan Lochte is now likely to face charges in Brazil for allegedly filing a false police report gives us the opportunity to reassess his widely mocked initial apology,… Read More

Lochte Lies Leave Lasting Consequences – And Valuable Lessons for Crisis Management

(Editorial note: Olympian Jack Conger is a family friend.) With the official close of the 2016 Olympics Sunday evening, it is now abundantly clear that this year’s games will be… Read More

Zika Virus Challenges Rio 2016

Hosting the Olympics spotlights more than athletic competition. It also casts light on a range of social and political issues—bringing thorny communications challenges. Already a number of athletes have pulled… Read More