This WeekProtect Your Brand: What Every Businessperson Should Know About Trademarks

Sponsor: North Bay iHub

Date: Nov. 27, 3--6 p.m.  Cost: Free

Place: North Bay iHub, 1300 Valley House Rd., Ste. 100, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-794-1240; http://bit.ly/USPTO112712 Clean Energy Series: Do It Yourself Energy Efficiency

Sponsor: Apperson Energy Management

Date: Nov. 28, 6--7 p.m.  Cost: TBA

Place: Sonoma Mountain Business Cluster, 1300 Valley House Rd., Ste. 100, Conf. Rm. A, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-664-6487Estate Planning & IRAs

Sponsor: Sonoma County Bar Association

Date: Nov. 30, 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. Cost: $20--$45

Place: 37 Old Courthouse Sq., Ste. 100, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-542-1190 ext. 18; sonomacountybarassociation.orgIntro to Tasting Room Management

Sponsor: Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics

Date: Nov. 30, 1--5 p.m. Cost: $150

Place: Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-664-3347; winebiz@sonoma.eduComing UpTurning Online Marketing Into Money

Sponsor: North Coast Builders Exchange

Date: Dec. 4, 9--11:30 a.m.  Cost: $25

Place: Construction Training Center, 1030 Apollo Way, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-542-2027; ncbeonline.comWine Marketing Basics: What Every Winery Should Know

Sponsor: Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics

Date: Dec. 7, 8 a.m. - noon.  Cost: $150

Place: Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-664-3347; winebiz@sonoma.eduTop Projects Awards Reception

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Dec. 13, 4:30--6:30 p.m. Cost: $35 person; $400 table of 10

Place: Sheraton Sonoma County, Petaluma

Info: 707-521-5264; NorthBayBusinessJournal.comSocial Media and Wine Marketing

Sponsor: Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics

Date: Dec. 14, 1--5 p.m.  Cost: $150

Place: Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-664-3347; winebiz@sonoma.edu2013 Book of Lists Release Party

Sponsor: North Bay Business Journal

Date: Jan 22, 5:30--7:30 p.m.  Cost: $55

Place: Doubletree, Rohnert Park

Info: 707-521-5264; NorthBayBusinessJournal.comRecent Developments in Labor & Employment Law

Sponsor: Sonoma County Bar Association

Date: Jan. 24, 5--8:30 p.m.  Cost: $85--$95

Place: Sonoma County Bar Association, Santa Rosa

Info: 707-542-1190 ext. 18