October 31, 2011: Successful public relations hinges on the ethics of its practitioners. Through its PR Code of Ethics and Professional Standards Advisories, PRSA provides ethical guidance for public relations and communications professionals.
October 31, 2011: The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Code of Ethics provides ethical guidelines for the public relations and communications professionals that are members of the association.
September 1, 2011: September is PRSA’s annual Ethics Month. To mark the occasion, members of the Board of Ethics and Professional Standards conducted a roundtable discussion on July 22. They discussed Burson Marsteller’s role in Facebook’s attempted smear campaign against Google, Duke Nukem’s poor PR response after receiving negative reviews and the Professional Standards Advisory No. 17 regarding student internships.