On October 1, 2013, LexNoir hosted a forum at Nixon Peabody in Boston on doing business and investing in Africa.  LexNoir is an international network of lawyers connecting the Africa Diaspora.  Forum topics included: international private equity in Africa; developing partnership business models to do business in Africa; franchising in Africa; and black economic empowerment – what foreign investors in South Africa should know.

The LexNoir Forum in Boston was sponsored by Nixon Peabody LLP, AfriBiz, the International Law Section of the National Bar Association, the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association and Region I of the National Bar Association.