Elise joins the prestigious 9 Bedford Row Chamber, London, as a Door Tenant. She advises corporations, law firms, organisations and international NGOs in the United States, Canada, France and the United Kingdom with a focus on the UNGPs, the OECD guidelines for Multinational, the Equator principles and the SDGs.
Elise is special guest speaker at the American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section's Public Disputes and Consensus Building (PD&CB) meeting. Elise shares "the story of her own skills development, offer examples of her work in the areas of public diplomacy and public dispute resolution, and leave us with tips for creating safe and inclusive spaces for bringing multiple stakeholders to the table to address and resolve differences". The meeting is held by Zoom, on September 17 at 13:00 (ET).
Elise speaks in the esela 2021 Digital Conference webinar "Sustainable Finance: Market Growth, Taxonomy & Fiduciary Duty" (4pm) about ESG, impact investing and sustainability.
Elise worked with the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights on its report on business, judicial independence and the rule of law in Poland, which was prepared in cooperation with the American Bar Association.
In 2021, Elise is ranked in the prestigious and exacting Band 1 Ranked Lawyers of the Chambers and Partners Global Wide "Business & Human Rights Law" guide. She was Band 2 from 2017.
Elise spoke at the IBA (International Bar Association) webinar on human rights issues in mining pursuits. Watch the recording on these crucial issues.
Elise commented on her experience with Joe Biden's campaign and its goals and motivations, as well as the role of a justice worker in society. (in French)
Elise spoke at the IBA Business and Human Rights Committee session on "Driving respect using mandatory human rights due diligence" now available online by following this news link.
Elise participated in the esela panel, "The legal network for social impact" on "A Moment of Truth: Transforming our Legal and Business Landscape to be a Force for Good". the panel is rebroadcast on Youtube by following the news link!
Elise published an article in the blog of the International Mediation Association Akordial and for Mediators Beyond Borders about her practice of mediation as an innovative tool to combat high risks in the financing of projects in the face of repeated social conflicts, applied in Peru.
Elise published an article (in French) in the blog of the Akordial International Mediation Association about her vision of innovative international mediation.
Elise Groulx Diggs, Brian Burkett and Mitt Regan wrote the 21st chapter, entitled "The Regulation of Multinational Labour and Employment Practices Through a Galaxy of Norms", of Rae Lindsay and Roger Martella's book on "Corporate Social Responsibility – Sustainable Business, Environmental, Social and Governance Frameworks for the 21st Century".
Elise speaks on modern slavery, its norms and pandemic challenges alongside Horacio Bernardes Neto, Sara Carnegie, Maria Pia Sacco, Prof. Parosha Chandran, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Ian McDougall and Peter Talibart. Webinar publicly accessible in video! In particular, he addressed the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour, measures to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour, the role of the legal profession in mitigating and addressing the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour (especially in global supply chains), and the role of the legal profession in mitigating and addressing the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour (especially in global supply chains).
Elise speaks on modern slavery, its norms and pandemic challenges alongside Horacio Bernardes Neto, Sara Carnegie, Maria Pia Sacco, Prof. Parosha Chandran, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Ian McDougall and Peter Talibart. Impressive panel, for a mandatory but free registration.
Elise has set her voice in this podcast on the challenges of COVID. For this 4-minute spotlight (and many rich others), simply locate and click on Washington DC.
Interview for "Cylindr - changemakers" at the heart of Elise's passion : "Never taking No for an answer in the fight for just causes and achieving our ideals".
Elise is partner, member of the mediation center, of the French Mediation Association Akordial.
In 2020 again, Elise is ranked in the prestigious and exacting Band 2 Ranked Lawyers of the Chambers and Partners Global Wide "Business & Human Rights Law" guide.
Strong text and video message from Elise talking to Manon Anneau for Impakter.