TUESDAY , NOV. 12

Open Source Licensing: The District of Columbia Bar presents “Open Source Licensing: Legal Strategies and Risks.” The course begins at 6 p.m. Speakers: Daniel Berlin, Victoria Hall and John Westermeier. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: $89-$129. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.

WEDNESDAY , NOV. 13

Law Firm Start-ups: The D.C. Bar presents “Basic Training & Beyond: Day One – How to Start a Law Firm.” The program begins at 9:15 a.m. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: none. Registration and information: (202) 626-1312 or www.dcbar.org.

Pre-trial: The D.C. Bar presents “Pre-Trial Motions in the District of Columbia: TROs, Preliminary Injunctions, and More.” The course begins at 6 p.m. Speakers: Charles Eisen, David Fischer, Richard Gordin and Brian Schwalb. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: $89-$129. Regis­tration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.