TUESDAY , DEC. 17

Tax series: The District of Columbia Bar presents “2014 Financial Products Tax Series.” The course begins at noon. Speakers: none. Location: District of Columbia Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: $100, co-sponsoring section members; $150, others. Registration and information: (202) 626-3463 or www.dcbar.org.

WEDNESDAY , DEC. 18

Ethics: The D.C. Bar presents “Lawyers in the Cloud: Ethics Implications.” The program begins at 6 p.m. Speakers: Mindy Rattan, McKenna Long & Aldridge; Saul Singer, D.C. Bar Legal Ethics Counsel. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: $89, co-sponsoring section members; $99, D.C. Bar members; $109, government attorneys; $129, others. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.

THURSDAY , DEC. 19

Negotiation: The D.C. Bar presents “Basic Negotiation Skills Workshop.” The program begins at 9 a.m. Speakers: Alissa Stern, negotiation consultant. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: $199-$259. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.

Trade relations: The D.C. Bar, with the ABA Section of International Law’s international trade committee, present “U.S.-India Trade: Issues and Concerns.” The program begins at noon. Speakers: Linda Menghetti Dempsey, National Association of Manufacturers; Jay Taylor, PhRMA; Arun Venkataraman, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative; and David Ross, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr. Location: Arnold & Porter, 555 12th St. N.W. Cost: $10, students; $15, co-sponsoring section members and government and non-profit employees; $25, nonsection members. Registration and information: (202) 626-3463 or www.dcbar.org.

Lobbying: The D.C. Bar presents “Federal Lobbying 2013: A Guide to Regulation and Compliance.” The course is from 6 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. Speaker: Andrew Siff, Siff & Associates. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center. Information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.