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Monday, June 14, 2021
Phishing attacks are one of the most famous and popular cyber-attacks on the internet – and you should worry about it since it can cause substantial financial losses, putting companies into irreversible scenarios.According to Verizon’s 2021 Data Breach Report, 96% of phishing attacks arrive by e-mail. Another 3% are carried out through malicious websites and just 1% via phone.As stated by Sonic ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Human Interest
Friday, June 04, 2021
       June issue 2021BRAZIL TRADE SHOWS            REGISTER TODAY:     MME PROMOTES INFORMATION ONTHE BRAZILIAN ENERGY SECTOR     IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE BRAZILIANTOURISM AGENCY - EMBRATUR     TRADE SHOWS UPDATES    FISPAL TECNOLOGIA 36th International Food and Beverage Industry Trade ShowNew dates just announced! Please check the website.  Date: ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research
Friday, June 04, 2021
Dear Chamber Members & Friends,It is my pleasure to reach out to you with an update on the BACCF and our activities. While we are taking a cautious approach to reopening our activities, we have two very exciting in-person events coming up. On July 1st we are privileged to welcome Mayor Francis Suarez for a luncheon meeting at the Four Seasons Hotel. To sponsor this event please (click here). ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Fun Facts, General News Article, Community, Chamber
Tuesday, June 01, 2021
Mobile device attacks are incredibly increasing, as cybercriminals are taking advantage of the pandemic context.  According to CheckPoint’s Mobile Security Report 2021, mobile devices should concern everyone, both employees and companies. The data shows that 97% of organizations were reached via mobile in 2020.  In other words, hackers can access accounts or corporate data through mobile ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Education
Friday, May 28, 2021
                FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(Miami, FL) May 28, 2021  MEDIA CONTACTKarina Diehl Communications ConsultantKarina@kjdconsults.com              MIAMI-DADE COUNTY'S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS TO 6.9%  April 2021 Jobs Report indicates that unemployment rate continues to improve as the area recovers from ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Community, Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
Monday, May 24, 2021
Protecting endpoints has never been such a challenging task for business leaders as today. Attackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated and skilled at exploiting vulnerabilities, breaching IT security infrastructures, and stealing confidential data.   According to research conducted by IDC, 70% of successful attacks by cybercriminals start at the endpoint. As a result, attacks and threats ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Chamber, Community, Education
Monday, May 17, 2021
This is an important message Port EvergladesFriends and family of Port Everglades workers and seafarers, including children ages 12 and older, can now receive the COVID-19 vaccinations on-site at the Port. No appointments are necessary. The site, provided by the State of Florida, is open Monday through Friday, June 25, from 8 AM to 5 PM daily, seven days a week in Cruise Terminal 4. The Johnson ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Education
Monday, May 17, 2021
It is not uncommon for organizations to hear the term “Lateral Movement” after an audit result or notice they have this vulnerability after a pentest or attack simulation. But in most cases, there are no insights into these reports on how you can tackle it.    This post will attempt to make Lateral Movement relatable and highlight how you can understand what it looks like in your ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, May 10, 2021
Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) is a cloud-based security control solution responsible for identifying breaches and gaps in systems and applications, avoiding cyberattacks, and continuously strengthening the company’s security posture.    Breaches and attacks simulations platforms ensure that you find and address any weaknesses and vulnerabilities before criminals can exploit them. The ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, General News Article
Monday, April 26, 2021
As companies strengthen their cybersecurity management, cybercriminals look for more effective ways to carry out attacks. That’s the case of the Watering Hole attack, a method that gradually is being adopted by cyber-criminals, APT groups, and nation-states.   In this attack strategy, attackers seek to compromise a specific group of users by creating a fake site to attract or simply infecting ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Chamber, Education
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
As cybersecurity and IT GRC specialists, we always remind our customers that rely only on technological solutions will never be enough to establish an effective security posture at their companies.   Users are always the weakest link in any organization’s security. Companies consider that training team members against phishing attacks are a significant obstacle to managing their security ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, General News Article
Monday, March 29, 2021
Last year the cyber-attack against the U.S. company SolarWinds clarified that no organization is safe from cybercriminals’ actions. The hacker-led operation reached more than 18,000 victims, including private companies and U.S. governmental organizations.   The attack investigation gathered enormous repercussions after finding out that criminals could spy and manipulate American agencies’ ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community, Chamber, Education
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Provides Weekly Reemployment Assistance Update - March 24          TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Today, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) issued its weekly Reemployment Assistance updates. Daily updates can be found on the Reemployment Assistance (RA) Claims Dashboard.  PAYMENT PROGRESS:   As of March 23, DEO has ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Community, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Dear customer,The FCC has regulated the implementation of the National Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Lifeline, designating the Emergency number 988 for it.If you or somebody you know may need assistance, do not hesitate to contact the 988 Lifeline for help.Warm regards and stay safe,IPFone Customer Care Team. Source: IP FONE
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Chamber, Education
Thursday, March 25, 2021
  Dear BACCF Members,  I would like to extend a warm welcome our new members. It is the BACCF’s objective to keep our members informed on the social, economic, technological, and political landscapes which affect commerce and investments between Brazil & the US.  We hope to welcome you in just a few hours to the BACCF 2021 Webinar – Demystifying Cryptocurrency – Luciano Froes from One World ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, March 22, 2021
Every day we see a growing number of news involving cases of data-stealing, leaks of confidential files, among several other security breaches. As these incidents become more common, it is crucial to consider using solutions that strengthen your company’s security posture management.  Multi-factor Authentication (MFA), also known as Two Factor Authentication (2FA), can be an excellent alternative ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Chamber, Education
Friday, March 12, 2021
Companies are always fighting against cyber-attacks that can shut down their entire operation. But, very often, threats arise from vulnerabilities that their security team didn’t know existed. That’s the reason why ensuring that security measures are genuinely effective is a fundamental process in any IT environment.  To better address this, companies can perform penetration tests. They are ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article
Monday, March 08, 2021
It is increasingly important – or even mandatory –  that companies be careful with cybersecurity measures to prevent attacks by cybercriminals and secure sensitive data. Due to the myriad of vulnerabilities found in IT environments, it is crucial to search for greater coverage solutions.   Mimic the techniques that cybercriminals use is an essential tactic for proper security posture management. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community, Chamber, Education
Monday, March 01, 2021
Securing sensitive information and data protection are recurring issues in the IT universe. It's increasingly noticeable that companies are exposed at any time to cyber-attacks – and this can often start from vulnerabilities that your security team hasn't found.There are tools such as the vulnerability scanner, which help identify and map security gaps and flaws in your environment to circumvent ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Education, Chamber, Community
Monday, March 01, 2021
Dear BACCF Members, During the month of February, Miami and the State of Florida have been positively reviewed by major media outlets, solidifying what we have been saying for the past 40 years. Florida is quickly becoming the technological and business hub of the Americas. Viewed worldwide as a pro-business, Florida is the ideal place to invest and open a new business. We are grateful for the ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 22, 2021
With the high-scale movement to adopt remote working, pushed in 2020 by the Covid-19 pandemic, many companies implemented Virtual Private Network Solutions (VPN), believing that they were completely safe from cyber-attacks. Despite that, VPN is widely used without proper security control and filter, making this tool just an encrypted channel to infection and data breach.   It's fundamental to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Chamber, Community
Monday, February 22, 2021
On Jan. 23, Brazil adopted the Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency, which was created by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in 1997. This will now allow U.S. insolvencies. debt restructurings and liquidations (so-called "foreign proceedings") to be formally recognized by Brazilian courts. By Allen D. Moreland and Andr F. R. Rocha       February 19, 2021 at ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Education, Economic, Human Interest
Friday, February 12, 2021
As cyber-security advisors, we generally advise our customers and partners on choosing the best technological architecture to protect their networks and devices. Today we will discuss the use of virtual private network connections, also known as VPNs, and the wrong perception that they alone can secure remote work properly.   Implementing the company's virtual private network software on team ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, February 08, 2021
Cyber hygiene is a group of recommended procedures combined with technical solutions to keep users and IT administrators safe. These combinations aim to make cybersecurity better while users participate in everyday online activities, such as web navigation, sending e-mails, and text messages.   Although some types of online navigation seem inoffensive, it can expose your network to highly ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Papers/Research, Human Interest, Education, Chamber, Community
Monday, February 01, 2021
Besides being marked by a worldwide pandemic, 2020 also turned out to be a year that vulnerabilities threatened the integrity and safety of people's and business' data significantly. On one side of the second semester, many contamination and deaths related to Covid-19 left a bitter taste. On the other, various cyber-attacks took place, aiming to capture and leak sensitive and valuable ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Education, Papers/Research, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, January 25, 2021
Cabe-me a honra, na qualidade de novo Presidente da Câmara de Comércio Brasil-Estados Unidos da Flórida (BACCF), dirigir cordiais saudações e concomitantemente, meus votos de um excelente 2021. Que se concretizem todos os objetivos neste ano que se inicia. Dou as boas-vindas a todos membros, diretores e patrocinadores da BACCF. Aproveito ainda o ensejo para fazer um agradecimento especial ao ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release, Education, Chamber, Community
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
                 É necessário declarar bens ou rendimentos no exterior ?Brasileiros ou estrangeiros que residem no Brasil e possuem bens ou rendimentos no exterior precisam ficar atentos com a obrigatoriedade de declarar as informações para a Receita Federal, e eventualmente até para o Banco Central.BENS NO EXTERIOR Qualquer cidadão residente no Brasil pode possuir bens no exterior, tais como ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic
Thursday, October 22, 2020
A terceirização das operações contábeis, fiscais e folha de pagamento das empresas é uma das atividades de prestação de serviços empresariais mais antigas, ficando atrás apenas das atividades jurídicas e de representação comercial. Muitas empresas, que hoje têm suas operações contábeis internas, contaram em seu início com a assessoria contábil de escritórios. E é comum em determinados momentos de ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Por 7 votos a 4, STF julga constitucional Lei da Terceirização. A Lei 13.429, de 2017, sancionada pelo ex-presidente Michel Temer em 31 de março daquele ano, trata do trabalho temporário nas empresas urbanas e das relações de trabalho na empresa de prestação de serviços a terceiros. O texto amplia as possibilidades de contratação de serviço terceirizado, que pode ser feita tanto na área meio ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Entenda De Forma Simples Como Registrar Empresa Nos Estados Unidos E A Importância Da Contabilidade Neste Processo!Confira nosso tutorial de como registrar empresa nos EUA e comece a atuar sem nenhum problema!  Empreender em outro país é o objetivo de muitos empresários, porém, para ter sucesso com isso, é preciso realizar todos os processos necessários de forma eficiente.  Para isso, saber como ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Entenda Como O Sistema ERP Protheus Aliado A Uma Contabilidade Eficiente Podem Promover A Gestão Empresarial Que Você Precisa!Descubra como usar o Sistema Protheus, aliado a uma contabilidade, pode transformar a sua gestão empresarial! Garantir que tudo em uma empresa funcione de forma impecável, cumprindo todos os prazos e gerando os resultados almejados é um grande desafio.  Porém, com as ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
 The Moment to Review and Be Prepared     Is there a new tax reform coming our way?  This message is relevant to U.S. Fiscal Residents.Dear Client, We hope you and your family are doing well. The US elections are here and with it,  the possibility of a potential shift in government.  Many of our clients ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Chamber, Economic, Community, Education
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
O comércio eletrônico, também conhecido como “loja virtual”, “e-commerce”,  já vinha em uma  tendência de crescimento de operações antes deste processo de pandemia e quarentena, que segundo dados da Associação Brasileira de Comércio Eletrônico, registrava a abertura de 10 mil estabelecimentos na internet por mês. Agora, segundo esta mesma entidade, o número em pouco mais de 2 meses, saltou para ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Community, General News Article
Monday, June 08, 2020
Vale a pena declarar a saída definitiva com data retroativa? Muitas pessoas se mudam do Brasil e não se preocupam em declarar sua saída definitiva para a Receita Federal. Por muito tempo esta atitude não foi considerada um problema, mas nos últimos anos, com a intensificação dos mecanismos de fiscalização, devido às modernas tecnologias empregadas no cruzamento de informações fiscais e ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Chamber, Economic
Friday, June 05, 2020
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF) and the BACCF Membership Committee would like to thank you for participating in the first OPEN MIC Membership Committee Networking Webinar! Please see below the list of participants. Get to know your colleagues! Click on the Company’s name for further information.   Rep NameCompanyAriel YaariDriftwood CapitalDennisse Díaz LinkActiv ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Papers/Research, Human Interest, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Da esquerda para a direita: Pat Roth, Tom Skola, Guilherme Gatti, Mary Arnaud, embaixador João Mendes e Gloria Johnson.   A Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF) realizou no sábado (8) a sua tradicional Feijoada Anual, abrindo o calendário de eventos da entidade em 2020. Como sempre, a Câmara aproveita a ocasião para apresentar a nova diretoria eleita no final do ano que ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release, Papers/Research, Community, Education, Chamber
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
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Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Education, Chamber, Community
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Em dezembro de 1981, um jovem advogado americano de Cleveland, Ohio, voltou de uma temporada de quatro anos no Rio de Janeiro com dois filhos no braço e uma ideia na cabeça. Os filhos eram Joshua e Zachary Skola, cariocas da gema, e a ideia era de criar uma entidade empresarial para representar, incrementar e estimular o então crescente intercâmbio comercial entre o estado da Flórida e o Brasil. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education, Community, Press Release, Political, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, July 01, 2019
Na última semana de junho o escritório responsável pela administração do orçamento do Governo Federal Americano divulgou ter concluido a revisão do Programa EB-5. A qualquer momento essas mudanças devem ser divulgadas e entrarem em vigor. A imigração recebeu milhares de contribuições e sugestões para o aprimoramento do programa, mas ainda não sabemos quais mudaças serão de fato implantadas, mas ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The South American customs pact Mercosur and the EU are “very close” to a far-reaching free trade accord, Brazil’s foreign minister said, a deal that would serve as a powerful counterpoint to growing tensions in global trade.  “We are very close to closing the deal with the European Union,” Ernesto Araújo told the Financial Times, saying there was a “political drive we haven’t seen in a long ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Economic
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Dezenas de Empreendedores participaram do road show ‘Como Ingressar e Investir no Mercado Norte-Americano’, realizado nesta quinta-feira (13) na Aciub, em uma parceria com o Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF). Eles tiveram acesso a informações relevantes sobre como colocar uma empresa no maior e mais importante mercado mundial, adquirindo conhecimento sobre temáticas que ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
A Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF) realizou na quinta-feira passada (30) mais uma edição do seu Excellence Award, onde personalidades de destaque no mundo empresarial do eixo Flórida-Brasil são homenageadas pela sua atuação marcante. O escolhido deste ano foi o empresário Rubens Menin, de 63 anos, presidente do conselho de administração da AHS Residential e da MRV ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Economic
Friday, June 07, 2019
A Fiec e a Câmara Brasil-EUA de Comércio da Flórida promoveram nesta quinta-feira (6), na Casa da Indústria, o evento “Como ingressar e investir no mercado norte-americano”. A programação contou com palestras sobre o estado americano que é considerado porta para o mercado global; recursos disponíveis para os exportadores; os benefícios e a segurança de abrir uma franquia nos EUA; os aspectos ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Economic
Friday, June 07, 2019
Clique aqui para assistir a entrevista com Carlos Mariaca, diretor da Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, falando sobre o Road Show e Seminário "Como Ingressar no Mercado Norte-Americano" duranta a rodada em Londrina. Fonte: TV UniCesumar 
Categories: Economic, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, June 07, 2019
Empresário foi agraciado com o prêmio no dia 30 de maio no East Hotel, em Miami   O East Hotel foi o local escolhido para a realização de um dos mais importantes eventos promovidos pela Brazilian American of Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF), de 2019: a concessão do Excellence Award a um empresário brasileiro de destaque. O evento desse ano, no dia 30 de maio, premiou Rubens Menin, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Economic
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
O East Hotel no Brickell Center foi o local escolhido para a realização de um dos mais importantes eventos promovidos pela Brazilian American of Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF): a concessão do Excellence Award a um empresário brasileiro de destaque. O evento desse ano, no dia 30 de maio, premiou Rubens Menin, diretor presidente da AHS Residential e da MRV Engenharia. Menin é ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
A importância do Brasil para o estado da Flórida, as oportunidades no mercado internacional, as vantagens de investir em uma franquia, estruturas corporativas, vistos e diferenças culturais foram alguns dos temas do workshop Como Ingressar e Investir no Mercado Norte-Americano. O encontro ocorreu na tarde desta terça-feira, 4 de junho, no auditório da Federação das Indústrias do Distrito Federal ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Monday, June 03, 2019
A Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF) realizou na quinta-feira passada (30) mais uma edição do seu Excellence Award, onde personalidades de destaque no mundo empresarial do eixo Flórida-Brasil são homenageadas pela sua atuação marcante. O escolhido deste ano foi o empresário Rubens Menin, de 63 anos, presidente do conselho de administração da AHS Residential e da MRV ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Economic
Thursday, May 30, 2019
O empresário Rubens Menin, sócio fundador e presidente do conselho de administração da MRV (Brasil) e AHS Residential (USA), será homenageado com o Prêmio Excelência 2019 no próximo dia 30 de maio pela Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF), maior câmara binacional das Américas no Sul da Flórida. A premiação será concedida pelo seu sucesso como empreendedor. Menin acumula ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, May 30, 2019
O evento de entrega da premiação acontece em Miami, nesta quinta-feira, 30 de maio. O empresário Rubens Menin, sócio fundador e presidente do conselho de administração da MRV (Brasil) e AHS Residential (USA), é homenageado com o Prêmio Excelência 2019 nesta quinta-feira, 30 de maio, pela Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (BACCF), maior câmara binacional das Américas no Sul da ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Community, Economic
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Eventos apresentam oportunidades de negócios no Paraguai, Austrália e EUA. A agenda de eventos da ExpoLondrina extrapola os temas diretamente ligados à produção agrícola e apresenta ao público também oportunidades de negócios com outros países. A SRP possui uma diretoria internacional que neste ano traz encontros com comitivas do Paraguai, Austrália e Estados Unidos, todos em parceria com a ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Education, Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of FloridaTel: (305) 579-9030 / Fax: (305) 579-9030www.brazilchamber.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                                         Contact: Mary Arnaud Tel: (305) 579-9030E-mail: info@brazilchamber.orgBRAZILIAN-AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BESTOWS 2019 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Papers/Research, General News Article, Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Community
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
O governo conseguiu, sem muito barulho, alterar as regras da compensação tributária - uso de créditos fiscais para pagamento de tributos. Incluiu um artigo na Lei nº 13.670, que trata da reoneração da folha de pagamento de alguns setores, para impedir empresas do lucro real, que faturam acima de R$ 78 milhões por ano, de quitarem Imposto de Renda e contribuição social.A medida passou despercebida ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Political
Friday, May 18, 2018
O desejo de abrir uma empresa é enorme entre aqueles que não possuem muita vocação para serem subordinados a um chefe ou a uma rotina padrão. O espírito empreendedor e as boas idéias podem se realizar quando o empresário abre seu negócio, mas isso só ocorre quando, durante o processo ele é cuidadoso em cada passo. Algumas perguntas podem ajudar a colocar as idéias no lugar, como: - Quais as ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic

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