Taylor C. Day advises clients in complex commercial and consumer class action litigation across a variety of sectors. He regularly counsels companies in commercial disputes involving privacy, consumer protection, unfair competition, breach of contract, and tort law. Taylor also devotes his practice to various privacy and data security compliance matters, including providing advice on the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and privacy notices. He often represents clients regarding privacy and security risks involving merger and acquisition transactions. The International Association of Privacy Professionals has designated him a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).
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 global privacy and cybersecurity 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 product liability class actions.
Taylor maintains an active pro bono practice, representing asylum seekers in immigration court and before the 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.
A global technology company in a federal putative class action lawsuit alleging violations of the California Invasion of Privacy Act (CIPA), the federal Wiretap Act, and the federal Stored Communications Act (SCA)
A nationwide federal class action settlement asserting violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
A retailer in counseling on best practices to comply with California’s Automatic Renewal Law
A health plan in securing dismissal of action in a dispute with provider alleging improper retraction of payments for services rendered by provider
A California HMO in achieving summary judgment in a taxpayer representative action seeking to deem HMO an “insurer” subject to California’s gross premium tax
A health plan in arbitration involving reimbursement for contracted medical services; obtained complete dismissal
California health plans in counseling on various litigations and arbitrations regarding reimbursement of contracted and noncontracted hospital services
A maritime entity in dismissal of a toxic tort lawsuit alleging violations of the Jones Act
A favorable good-faith settlement of a federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) lawsuit concerning alleged soil contamination
A multinational retailer in counseling on compliance with federal and California state environmental regulations addressing electronic waste
A manufacturer in multiparty litigation regarding alleged groundwater contamination
A lending institution in securing an anti-SLAPP dismissal related to allegations of improper mortgage servicing and foreclosure issues
A national banking association in defending against several commercial real estate claims, which resulted in a dismissal of all claims that was later upheld on appeal
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
Rising Star, Industry Focus: Healthcare: advice to health insurers, The Legal 500 US (2020, 2021)
Rising Star, Industry Focus: Healthcare: health insurers, The Legal 500 US (2019)
Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)
Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals
Member, American Health Law Association
Member, American Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association