Our Firm News

UF Law Alumni Reception – Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Edward Beshara and Sal Picataggio attended a reception organized by the University of Florida College of Law’s Law Alumni Council in Orlando on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Many UF Law Gators attended the alumni reception. It was a great opportunity to network with other attorneys.

Edward Beshara will continue to be an adjunct professor of Business Immigration Law and Practice at the University of Florida Levin College of Law for 2018.


Coming Events

2017 Realtor Expo – Thursday, October 19, 2017

Beshara P.A. Global Migration Law Firm will be attending and sponsoring the   2017 ORRA Affiliate Forum Realtor Expo that will take place on October 19, 2017, at Loews Royal Pacific Resort from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

The 2017 ORRA Affiliate Forum Realtor Expo is the perfect venue to network face to face with realtors and promote the firm among over 600 attendees. We are proud to be Affiliates of the Orlando Regional Realtor Association.

IIUSA 7th EB-5 Industry Forum – Monday, October 23, 2017, to Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Edward Beshara, Managing Partner, will be speaking, attending and sponsoring the IIUSA 7th EB-5 Industry Forum that will take place in Miami, FL from October 23rd to October 25th, 2017. The EB-5 Industry Forum is the year’s premier EB-5 conference focusing on education and business development on a global scale.

As a sponsor and speaker, Edward is happy to extend a special rate to friends and associates who are interested in attending the event. All you have to do is send them the event link here, and when they go to purchase a ticket they can enter the promo code “2017MiamiSponsors” to receive a $100 discount.

AILA Central Florida CHapter 31st Annual Immigration Law Conference – Thursday, October 26 to Saturday. October 28, 2917

Edward Beshara, Managing Partner, and the Beshara P.A. Global Migration Law Firm team will be attending AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association) Central Florida 31st Annual Immigration Law conference that will take place in Orlando at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress. The conference will start on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at 2:00 PM and will end on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 12:30 PM.

FOCUS BRASIL Orlando 2017 – has been rescheduled from Sep 20 – 24 to Wednesday, October 25 – 29, 2017

Beshara P.A. Global Migration Law Firm will be sponsoring Focus Brasil. Focus Brasil is one of the most important Brazilian events. Its mission is to bridge Brazil and Brazilian community living in the U.S. with local communities, especially in Business, Arts, Culture and Educational areas.

CFBACC Day – Thursday, October 26, 2017

Edward Beshara will be moderating and speaking with other team professionals at the Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce (CFBACC) Business Seminar Day, Thursday, October 26, 2017, morning panel titled “Immigration and Tax Planning”.

Immigration News

The Trump administration released a list of hard-line immigration principles for reforming our Nation’s immigration system.

President Trump and the White House released a detailed set of immigration principles on October 8, 2017.

The reforms cover three specific areas: boosting border security, strengthening interior enforcement, including a requirement that all employers use the E-Verify system to check the eligibility of all new hires, and reforming the existing green card system by ending chain migration and the visa lottery and replacing the current employment-based preference categories with a new merit-based points system.

USCIS Makes Additional Data on Employment-Based Visa Programs Available

On October 12, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has posted additional data about the agency’s employment-based visa programs on its website. This new information reflects USCIS’ commitment to transparency in carrying out President Trump’s Buy American and Hire American Executive Order.

Premium Processing Now Available for All Petitioners Seeking H-1B Visas

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) resumed premium processing today for all H-1B visa extension of stay petitions. Premium processing is now available for all types of H-1B petitions. Read the Details Here

New USCIS Form Streamlines Process to Obtain a Work Authorization Document and Social Security Number Simultaneously

Based on a new information-sharing partnership between U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA), foreign nationals in certain categories or classifications can now apply for work authorization and a social security number using a single form – the updated Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization. Read the Details Here

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