Thaddeus Houston

Former Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D., University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Expected 2016); B.A., Pomona College, International Relations and French

Work Experience:

Legal Assistant, Legal Assistant II, and Legal Assistant II - Transparency, Google (2010-2013)

Legal Interests:

Information Privacy, Freedom of Expression, Transparency, Civil Liberties and Copyright

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in a very small town in Vermont, but came to California for college and plan on sticking around for a while. In the time that I do not devote to trying to become the lawyer of/for the future, I like to backcountry ski, ride my bike, listen to records, and try to make very good coffee.

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Putting private companies in charge of the rules for online speech can lead to censorship. https://edri.org/copyfail-3/ #CopyrightWeek

Jan 20 @ 4:11pm

Copyright has a serious free speech problem. Curbing takedown abuse could help fix that. https://www.techdirt.com/arti... #CopyrightWeek

Jan 20 @ 3:33pm

EULAs that purport to waive users' fair use rights hurt libraries as well as consumers. http://www.districtdispatch.o... #CopyrightWeek

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