CAUTION: We have been advised that fraudulent emails with a modified domain name have been sent by a source purporting to be from Aird & Berlis LLP. These communications are not legitimate and are not from Aird & Berlis LLP. Disregard any such emails and do not engage with the sender or the email in any way. Please report the attempted fraud by contacting the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and by emailing Aird & Berlis LLP at help@airdberlis.com.

Back to all events
Dec 3, 2020: 15:00 - 16:15

Stories from Canadian Para Athletes: Waiting for Game Day

CPD Information: 1.25 Substantive Hours for Lawyers

Daria (Dasha) Peregoudova

External Speakers: 
Camille Bérubé - Two-Time Paralympian, Swimming
Tara Llanes - ParaPan Champion, Wheelchair Basketball
Josh Vander Vies - Retired Paralympic Medallist, Boccia

ACCESS ARCHIVE

In recognition of International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, we are proud to invite you to an online panel discussion. Join us to hear the personal stories of Canadian para athletes and learn how they continue moving forward during these unusual times.

The power of sport can profoundly impact those with a disability by empowering them to realize their full potential and advocate for societal change. Sport also helps to reduce the stigma and discrimination associated with disability by highlighting the athlete and their skill first and foremost– reshaping the community's assumptions in a positive context.

As we continue to navigate the impact of COVID-19, we recognize that the cancellation of sporting events, including the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, has added an additional layer of hardship to the world and personally impacted the athletes who were to participate. We salute these athletes, some of the world’s most accomplished competitors, for continuing to inspire us.

For information regarding our webinars and communications, please contact:
Kassey Gonzales | rsvp@airdberlis.com | 416.865.3409

Should you experience any technical difficulties, we encourage you to review this help link to assist you in having an optimal webinar experience.

Areas of Expertise

Related Industries

Related Events

Nov 23, 2021: 15:00 - 16:00
Events Update on Psychedelics: Science and Capital Markets CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Jeffrey K. Merk and Sherri M. Altshuler ACCESS ARCHIVE External Speakers: Doug Drysdale, CEO - Cybin Sumant S. Kulkarni, Managing Director - Canaccord Genuity LLC David Wood, Chief ...
Nov 18, 2021: 13:52
Events On-Demand Video - Expect Acceptance: The Story of Transgender Lawyer Angela Swan & Her Daughter Ellen Swan CPD Information: 1.25 hours of EDI Professionalism Credit Andrea Skinner and Angela Swan ACCESS VIDEO External Speaker: Ellen Swan (she/her), Lawyer - Caravel Law Angela Swa...
Nov 3, 2021: 14:00 - 15:00
Events Private Business Leaders Talk Success & Innovation CPD Information: 1 Substantive Hour for Lawyers Cecilia M. Moffat and Nick Torchetti ACCESS ARCHIVE External Speakers: Ribat Chowdhury - Co-Founder, The Happy Box Sana Virji - Co-Founder, The Happy Box Joe Glionna - ...