Welcome to episode #031 of The Crisis Intelligence Podcast, with Melissa Agnes and Whitney C. Gibson.
Dealing with and removing internet defamation and other damaging content from the internet is a big challenge for countless professionals and organizations these days.
In this episode of The Crisis Intelligence Podcast, Whitney C. Gibson, an attorney who specializes in internet defamation, and I discuss the challenge of dealing with internet defamation. We discuss the basics, straight through to providing best practices for preparing for and preventing this type of risk that leaves us all vulnerable, as well as defamation protection strategies for you and your team to begin implementing straight away.
Additionally, we discuss what in-house council needs to know, how they can prepare now and tips for keeping up with this ever evolving issue and risk.
This episode of The Crisis Intelligence Podcast discusses:
- The difference between defamation and free speech – and where the line is drawn.
- Who’s usually behind defamation attacks.
- Defamation protection strategies.
- The risks of trying to push defamation down in the search engines.
- Best practices for mitigating the risk of false online reviews.
- How to deal with defamation on platforms like Ripoff Report, where their policies state that they will not remove reviews.
This is an important discussion with tons of great advice. Enjoy!
Running time: 57:24
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Thanks to Whitney for taking the time to have this important conversation with me!
Author of Crisis Ready: Building an Invincible Brand in an Uncertain World, Melissa Agnes is a leading authority on crisis preparedness, reputation management, and brand protection. Agnes is a coveted keynote speaker, commentator, and advisor to some of today’s leading organizations faced with the greatest risks. Learn more about Melissa and her work here.