Attorney Publications

Andrew Boutros and John Schleppenbach authored an article in Bloomberg BNA

06/20/2018

Andrew Boutros and John Schleppenbach authored a June 20 article in Bloomberg BNA, "INSIGHT: Attorneys Traveling with Privileged Materials Take Note: 11th Circuit OKs Border Searches of Devices Without Reasonable Suspicion." The article discusses a recent Eleventh Circuit decision upholding forensic border searches of electronic devices without reasonable suspicion, and how the court’s decision could potentially impact attorneys’ ethical obligations to safeguard client confidences when traveling abroad for work.