Putting a value on journalism

The Cairncross review into the sustainability of print journalism has painted a bleak picture of a newspaper industry in terminal decline with local papers particularly vulnerable. When I started in journalism in the mid-70s, the local newspaper entry route was the way that the vast majority of young reporters got their first career break. I  …

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IGTV: How Instagram’s new app can help litigation and crisis communication specialists

Instagram has previously had no qualms about encroaching on to the territory of other social media apps, as demonstrated when the company launched Instagram ‘Stories’ in 2016, directly competing with Snapchat. Now, the firm, which is owned by Facebook, has got YouTube in its sights. The announcement last week that Instagram would be launching a  …

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Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2018

  Last week, the Reuters Institute for the study of Journalism published their latest Digital News Report. The research revealed new insights about digital news consumption based on a survey of over 74,000 online news consumers in 37 countries. The headline findings included that a growing number of consumers are losing trust and confidence in  …

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Pagefield Global Counsel continues its growth

We are delighted to announce three new appointments to the Pagefield Global Counsel team. Our litigation communication team, that was recently commended by Chambers and Partners, now features five former practising lawyers, working alongside former journalists and media specialists. Leonor Díaz-Córdova, Associate Partner Leonor is an international dispute resolution specialist and has practiced law in Spain, Switzerland  …

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Pagefield Global Counsel in Chambers and Partners 2018

We are delighted to share with you that Pagefield Global Counsel has been recognised as a leading PR & Communications firm for litigation support by Chambers & Partners in its inaugural Litigation Support Guide. Pagefield Global Counsel CEO and Co-Founder Stuart Leach was also commended as a Litigation PR adviser for “leading the charge” on  …

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