Raising the bar in the legal circle

  • Campaign Objective

    Engaged by a construction and infrastructure company, which together with its majority shareholders, were named as defendants in a lawsuit in which the minority shareholders sought a court order to buy out the majority shareholders on allegation of minority oppression

  • Our Approach

    • Managed the entire communications process to protect the reputation of client and its majority shareholders
    • Maintained close contact with the media to ensure that the facts and nature of the case were accurately reported
    • Provided PR support for the firm’s on-going publicity efforts of its business
    • Ensured that the media was properly briefed on the salient points of the court verdict
  • The Outcome

    • The defendants won the case and were granted a buyout of the shares of the minority shareholders
    • Media coverage of the case was balanced and positive, noting the positive case outcome for the client and its majority shareholders