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.

Stay in Touch

NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

Follow EFF

Libraries and HTTPS go together like 323.445 Freedom of information and 005.8 Data security. https://eff.org/r.s2d1

May 6 @ 1:17pm

How John Deere and a bunch of major car manufacturers use DRM laws to undermine the idea of ownership https://eff.org/r.m1pq #DayAgainstDRM

May 6 @ 12:59pm

In December, a NY judge ruled that pointing out DRM-breaking software isn't copyright infringement https://eff.org/r.axrt #DayAgainstDRM

May 6 @ 11:47am
JavaScript license information