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Description: Jennifer Sey left Levi’s after her advocacy against school closures and mask mandates for children gained attention. She says it’s a matter of free speech. The company disagrees.


Date: Mar 29, 2022


Questions for discussion:

  • What are the marketing issues related to this story?
  • How has the brand been affected, in your opinion?
  • Do you think the company could have handled things in a way that would have mitigated any damages to the company and Sey’s career?
  • How should companies deal with employee use of social media?