Law Firm Releases Advice for US Lawyers Crossing the Border with Client Data

US Law firm Daltons have recently published detailed advice for legal attorneys travelling with confidential client information and their rights on forced disclosure or seizure. fear the seizure or forced disclosure of confidential client information at state or international border crossings when travelling.

For example, when a Lawyer enters the United States, customs and export officers at border protection or immigration and customs enforcement may request to inspect their devices or laptops when travelling from abroad.