Taylor C. Day advises clients in complex commercial and consumer class action litigation across a variety of sectors, with an emphasis on the healthcare, financial services, and energy industries. He counsels clients in commercial disputes involving breach of contract, consumer privacy, unfair competition, product liability, environmental defense, and tort law. Taylor also has experience advising clients with internal investigations and defending clients in regulatory matters. The International Association of Privacy Professionals has designated him a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP).
Taylor spent seven months in-house on secondment at a California health plan, where he managed outside counsel and actively defended numerous arbitrations. He also participated in the firm’s public interest fellowship program, where he analyzed energy-related legislation affecting California and supervised law students at civil and appellate law clinics.
A member of the firm’s privacy and cybersecurity global practice, Taylor has experience defending clients in lawsuits alleging violations of federal and state consumer privacy statutes.
He is also a member of the firm’s Class Action Working Group, representing clients in consumer and products liability class actions.
Taylor maintains an active pro bono practice, representing asylum seekers in Immigration Court and before US Citizenship and Immigration Services. He additionally serves as the vice chair of the Los Angeles office Pro Bono Committee.
On a volunteer basis, Taylor is a member of Public Counsel’s Leadership Council.
Managed a nationwide federal class action settlement asserting violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
Secured dismissal of action for health plan in dispute with provider alleging improper retraction of payments for services provided by provider
Achieved summary judgment motion for California HMO in a taxpayer representative action seeking to deem HMO an “insurer” subject to California’s gross premium tax
Obtained complete dismissal of health plan in arbitration involving reimbursement for contracted medical services
Counseled multinational retailer regarding compliance with federal and California state environmental regulations addressing electronic waste
Secured anti-SLAPP dismissal of lending institution related to allegations of improper mortgage servicing and foreclosure issues
Won dismissal of maritime entity in toxic tort lawsuit alleging violations of the Jones Act
Achieved favorable good faith settlement of federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) lawsuit concerning alleged soil contamination
Counseled one of the country’s largest financial institutions in connection with investigations following turbulence in the financial and mortgage markets
Representation of a national banking association from several commercial real estate claims, which resulted in a dismissal of all claims that was later upheld on appeal
Counsels California health plans in various litigations and arbitrations regarding reimbursement of contracted and non-contracted hospital services
Represents manufacturer in multi-party litigation regarding alleged groundwater contamination
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2009, J.D., cum laude
University of Southern California, 2006, B.S., magna cum laude
US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US District Court for the Northern District of California
US District Court for the Eastern District of California
US District Court for the Central District of California
US District Court for the Southern District of California
Awards and Affiliations
Rising Star, Industry Focus: Healthcare: advice to health insurers, The Legal 500 US (2020)
Rising Star, Industry Focus: Healthcare: health insurers, The Legal 500 US (2019)
Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)
Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals