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Monday, April 05, 2021
Preventing cyber-attacks is a struggle that is becoming increasingly difficult for IT professionals. Recent attacks against American agencies and companies proved that independently of where your business is based, everyone is at risk when it comes to cybersecurity.   We must consider that the context of the pandemic made the situation much worse. Due to the home office work system’s adoption, ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Friday, March 19, 2021
FinTech had its moment in the mainstream spotlight in February 2021. People across the globe heard the story about young investors, spurred on in part by the website Reddit, who bought stock in unprecedented volumes in efforts to throw off the hierarchical balance of hedge funds and traditional traders. The most focused on stock was video game retail store GameStop (GME,) but others included ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Wednesday, February 12, 2020
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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