July 15, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – Preconceived views on sex stereotypes affect male stripper case
A male strip club, a group of women out for a birthday, a booth, bottle service, a lap dance and the VIP room. The decision released by the Court of Appeal in R. v. Cepic 2019 ONCA 541 is more like reading a tabloid at the grocery store that you can’t put down.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

July 8, 2019

Advocate Daily – Extra protection in place for minors involved in a lawsuit
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is undaunted by the extra steps associated with a lawsuit launched on behalf of a minor plaintiff.

July 2, 2019

Queen’s Law Reports 2019 – Alumni Notes
Jasmine Daya, Law’05, plays many roles: She’s a lawyer and managing principal of her own firm, a published author of personal injury law articles and a cookbook, a lifestyle blogger, a chick lit novelist, and a mother of three.

June 24, 2019

Advocate Daily – Raptors parade chaos causes injury
Twenty-four years later and the Raptors managed to clinch the NBA championship title this year. Once the Raptors hit the playoffs, the excitement in Toronto soared and continued to spread across the country until the final game. Six in six! They did it. They made history.

June 21, 2019

Advocate Daily – Summer camp accreditation gives parents peace of mind
Summer camp accreditation offers parents some comfort in the event their child is injured in an accident while attending, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

June 17, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – A law girl’s bump in the road: Articling after pregnancy
Clutching my precious newborn son two days after giving birth, I listened to a message on my answering machine at home. It was Sept. 16, 2005. The message was from Jack Fireman, a legend in personal injury law in Toronto. My articling interview was lined up for the second week of October.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

June 11, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – A law girl’s bump in the road: clashing Indian and Canadian values
I told my father first about my pregnancy, over the phone. His reaction: “Wow! I wasn’t expecting that news. I thought you were going to tell me that you failed a course or something. You’re old enough and married, so what is there to be upset about? Just tell me you are finishing law school.”
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

June 3, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – A law girl’s bump in the road
“Please don’t throw up,” I chanted under my breath as the contents of my stomach crept up my esophagus. It was our annual “Girls’ Trip to New York City.” I was so tired. So very, very tired. I just wanted to curl up and sleep.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

May 23, 2019

Advocate Daily – False sex assault claims damaging to everyone: Daya
False sexual assault claims have a damaging effect on society because they cast suspicion towards legitimate complaints, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

April 29, 2019

The Globe and Mail – Lawyer Jasmine Daya: I watched law shows on television, could see myself in a courtroom
Jasmine Daya, 39, is the managing principal of Jasmine Daya & Co. and a personal injury lawyer in Toronto. A few of her specialties are claims involving minors, bullying, cyberbullying and club assaults involving bouncers and nightclub security.

April 27, 2019

Jasmine Daya on “Ask the Experts”,  NEWSTALK 1010
Jasmine discussing hot topics in Personal Injury including injuries involving minors and bouncer assault on “Ask the Experts”, NEWSTALK 1010.

April 23, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – Kim Kardashian makes mockery of practice of law
Kim Kardashian, the daughter of the late Robert Kardashian, an attorney who rose to prominence for his defence of O.J. Simpson during a 1995 murder trial that resulted in an acquittal, announced that she, too, will be a lawyer.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

April 22, 2019

CTV News – ‘Slap in the face’: Postal code change laves couple facing insurance hike
An Ontario couple saw their home and auto insurance premiums increase to the tune of hundreds of dollars per year because of a change in their address – even though they didn’t move.

April 22, 2019

Jasmine Daya featured on CTV’s Your Morning Show
Jasmine’s appearance on CTV’s Your Morning Show with Ben Mulroney discussing postal code insurance rate discrimination in Ontario.

April 17, 2019

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Queen’s Law
A lawyer and managing principal of her own firm, a published author of personal injury law articles and a cookbook, a lifestyle blogger, a chick lit novelist and a mother of three: these are just some of the roles held by Jasmine Daya, Law’05. Reflecting on her life, career and accomplishments, she shares what has guided her practice and how she finds work-life balance.

April 17, 2019

Advocate Daily – Students should study up on rules concerning cannabis use: Daya
Cannabis use on campus is a tricky issue for college and university students to navigate, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com. Although it’s legal to use the drug for recreational purposes, Daya, managing principal with Jasmine Daya & Co, says it’s not as straightforward for students hoping to light up while at the province’s post-secondary institutions.

April 15, 2019

Advocate Daily – What the heck is a bencher?
During my first few years practicing law, I heard about “benchers” and had no idea who they were. I learned a little by the ads in the OR’s (social media didn’t exist back then, yes, I know, shocker!) and figured that they were individuals who had something to do with the Law Society of Upper Canada, now known as the Law Society of Ontario.

April 10, 2019
Scalabrini. v. Kahn, 2019 ONSC 2278 (CanLII)
Daniel Klein successfully adds wife as a plaintiff in MVA claim on the basis of discoverability.
April 2, 2019

Advocate Daily – Cyberbullying ‘Momo Challenge’ a threat to parents – hoax or not
Spreading disinformation, hoaxes, and flat-out lies has proven to be the Achilles’ heel of the internet. It seems anyone can post anything to the internet. It’s “catch me if you can.” Once “out there” and “gone viral,” it cannot be time-stamped, recalled, or labelled for what it really is—a cyberbullying hoax.

March 28, 2019

The Litigator Magazine – Women in the Practice of Law
Is there a glass ceiling in the practice of law in Ontario?  A glass ceiling is clear; we can’t see it but, for some women, you feel it because you literally crash into it and at first can’t penetrate the glass.  However, with perseverance, it will shatter.  If you are able to penetrate that unfortunate ceiling, the issue will be whether you sustain injury in the process and how that will change you as a lawyer and, overall, as a person.

March 22, 2019

Advocate Daily – Parallel criminal cases add complexity to civil lawsuits
The existence of a criminal investigation should not stop injury victims from filing civil claims arising out of the same incidents, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

March 15, 2019

Advocate Daily – Claims involving minors
One of the most difficult areas within personal injury involves claims involving minors. Injuries arising from daycare or school negligence, playground incidents due to faulty equipment or lack of supervision or any other injuries sustained by children due to the negligence of others are all cases that I want to handle most. It’s not that I have a desire to take on the most challenging cases but these are the cases that make me feel amazing about what I do. I want to advocate for young children and help make their voice heard.

March 8, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – We salute the ‘Notorious RBG’ and Canadian women legal trailblazers
“Why are you crying, mummy?” asked my 9-year-old daughter out of immense concern for me. I don’t recall the last time she saw me cry. I pointed to the television. I was sobbing because of that woman on the TV screen. My daughter turned her gaze to see a tiny woman with huge glasses sitting in a chair who looks like the character model for the sassy Edna Mode on The Incredibles. My daughter then looked back at me, puzzled.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

March 1, 2019

Advocate Daily – Are your children being cyberbullied?
Childhood bullying is not a new phenomenon but cyberbullying, which is far worse, is relatively new. Bullying means aggressive and typically repeated behaviour.

February 22, 2019

Advocate Daily – Jasmine Daya’s media roundup
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is frequently called upon by the media as a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for her focus on personal injury cases involving cannabis, motor vehicle accidents and nightclub assaults.

February 20, 2019

Huffington Post – Bad Weed’s Now The Government’s Problem, And So Are The Inevitable Lawsuits
Whether you’re for or against the legalization of cannabis, Canadian taxpayers should know the civil liability that the government has created for all of us. The Canadian government has failed to recognize that it is not insulated from civil lawsuits in the same way as black-market drug dealers.

February 13, 2019

Advocate Daily – Contributory negligence related to cannabis use in slip and fall claims
Cannabis legalization will have a significant impact in slip and fall cases where it is argued that any award should be reduced due to contributory negligence, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

January 28, 2019

Get to know Toronto Personal Injury Lawyer, Jasmine Daya
Jasmine Daya was introduced to personal injury law in 2005 as an articling student and after being called to the Bar, continued to practice law in this area. She immediately developed a passion for personal injury law as it enabled her to connect with and assist real people in need. She continues to advocate rigorously for her clients and is always thinking about creative ways to advance their claims and ensure that they obtain fair compensation for their injuries. She wakes up every morning excited to hit the office and determined to make a difference.

January 24, 2019

Jasmine Daya’s Interview on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010
Jasmine’s interview with Barb DiGiulio on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010 explaining Personal Injury law and the types of claims the firm handles as well as connecting with callers.

January 24, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – Class action lawsuit raises questions for Ford, insurance regulator 
Eleven auto insurance companies that have allegedly withheld hundreds of millions of dollars in HST payments from Ontario car accident victims since 2010 have been named in 11 class action lawsuits that now total $1.1 billion in damages. None of the 11 class actions has been certified or tested in court.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

January 18, 2019

Advocate Daily – Jasmine Daya’s media roundup
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is frequently called upon by the media as a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for her focus on personal injury cases involving cannabis, motor vehicle accidents and nightclub assaults.

January 18, 2019

The Lawyer’s Daily – Ontario auto insurance system ‘undoubtedly broken,’ personal injury lawyers say
The Ontario government has begun public consultations on how to reform the auto insurance system for the nearly 10 million drivers across the province. However, personal injury lawyers say “tinkering” with an “undoubtedly broken” system doesn’t work and complete overhaul is needed.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

January 18, 2019

Advocate Daily – Safety concerns surrounding cannabis need more attention: Daya
Safety concerns risk being lost in the excitement over cannabis legalization, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

January 12, 2019

Jasmine Daya on “Ask the Experts”, NEWSTALK 1010
Jasmine discussing hot topics in Personal Injury and connecting with callers on “Ask the Experts”, NEWSTALK 1010.

January 9, 2019

Advocate Daily – Donation bin-related deaths prompt manufacturer to stop production
The manufacturer of clothing donation bins used by charities across Canada said Tuesday it has stopped producing the metal containers, which were involved in at least two recent deaths, while it works on coming up with safer designs.

December 5, 2018

Advocate Daily – Tips for social hosts as holiday season approaches
Holiday party hosts must take care to protect themselves and their guests from the consequences of accidents involving intoxication, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

December 3, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Post City Magazine
Jasmine Daya is the most accurate manifestation of a modern Renaissance woman you will ever meet. She has accomplished more before the age of 40 than most people do in their entire lives.

November 26, 2018

Law Times – Structured settlements helpful after ODSP changes
In an attempt to keep awards from being cut by changes in provincial social service rules, plaintiffs can use structured settlements as the means of protecting their awards, says lawyers.

November 14, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with the Humble and Fred Radio Show
Jasmine’s interview with the Humble and Fred Radio Show discussing her new cookbook Indian Appetizers and Chutneys, her fiction novel, Law Girl’s Bump in the Road and Personal Injury law.

November 7, 2018

Advocate Daily – Steering sensors could stem tide of impaired driving cases
Steering wheel technology could help prevent a spike in impaired driving-related accidents following the legalization of cannabis for recreational use, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

October 31, 2018

The Peterborough Examiner – Driver convicted of careless driving in tragic Havelock area motorcycle crash involving Jasmine’s clients
The driver who crossed the centre line and hit five motorcyclists during the Havelock Country Jamboree last summer was sentenced last week. Gary Gilson’s licence was suspended for a year and he received $1,000 fine. He was charged with careless driving and pleaded guilty.

October 26, 2018

Advocate Daily – Jasmine Daya’s media roundup 
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is frequently called upon by the media as a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for her focus on personal injury cases involving cannabis, motor vehicle accidents and nightclub assaults.

October 25, 2018

Jasmine Daya featured in Desi Today Magazine
Toronto author, lawyer and founder of the lifestyle website JD in the Kitchen, Jasmine Daya, recently released her brand new cookbook JD in the Kitchen: Indian Appetizers and Chutneys.

October 24, 2018

The Lawyer’s Daily – Donald Trump is teaching our kids to be cyberbullies
“Mommy, is Donald Trump a mean man?” asked my 6-year-old daughter at the dinner table.  My husband and I looked at each other and smiled.  My other two children, ages 8 and 12, giggled at the question, likely knowing what I wanted to say, but also didn’t want to say.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

October 24, 2018

Advocate Daily – How safe are trampoline parks in Canada?
As temperatures fall and Ontarians begin to look for indoor activities, many are heading to indoor trampoline parks. There are over 1,000 trampoline parks worldwide. While these facilities promote fun and physical activity, injuries are occurring almost daily in trampoline parks across Canada, and the severity of these injuries are increasing as well.

October 22, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Anokhi Magazine
She’s a triple threat – a mother of three, a successful lawyer, and an author.  We caught up with Jasmine Daya in Toronto to chat about the pleasures of food, managing time and her latest venture – her first cookbook – JD in the Kitchen: Indian Appetizers and Chutneys.

October 22, 2018

Advocate Daily – The far-reaching impact of legal cannabis
Just because cannabis is now legal doesn’t mean consumption in all circumstances is safe, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells The Lawyer’s Daily.  Daya, managing principal with Jasmine Daya & Co., says law firms of all stripes have created new departments dedicated to cannabis law because of the anticipated issues that will arise.

October 18, 2018

Advocate Daily – Stiffer penalties for careless drivers in Ontario
Careless driving is a serious problem on Ontario roadways. Unfortunately, not all motorists drive with caution. Some drive recklessly and this may lead to motor vehicle accidents, and possibly severe injuries for innocent victims.

October 16, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010
Jasmine’s interview with Barb DiGiulio on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010 discussing the impact of cannabis legalization on social and commercial host liability.

October 15, 2018

The Lawyer’s Daily – Cannabis legalization: Avoiding the personal injury potholes
Canadians are gearing up for Oct. 17, 2018, a date that will forever be remembered by generations to come.  Whether you are a consumer wanting to blaze legally, a firm believer in medical marijuana, a liberal who believes in the freedom of choice or a dealer wanting to earn a buck above board, this movement has brought Canadians together with excitement and anticipation.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

October 15, 2018

Advocate Daily – Personal injury implications of weed and impaired driving
With cannabis legalization just around the corner, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya says impaired driving rates and social and commercial host liability will likely be impacted — at least on a short- to medium-term basis as people adjust to the new normal.

October 15, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Humble Beginning Entrepreneurs
I started my career as a new lawyer with an unexpected young child and a divorce soon after.  My monthly expenses were more than I earned but I was determined to succeed. The night I left my husband at the time, I lay in bed with my 9-month-old son.  As he slept peacefully beside me, I looked at him and through tears whispered that we would never be in this situation again. That night with my son forever changed me.

October 8, 2018

Jasmine Daya featured on CHCH Morning Live
Jasmine’s appearance on CHCH Morning Live with Bob Cowan discussing her new cookbook and practicing law.

September 27, 2018

Advocate Daily – The dangers of underage drinking — on and off campus
Post-secondary students and institutions must realize the dangers and potential legal ramifications of underage drinking, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.  While students must act both safely and responsibly, colleges and universities also have a duty to ensure the students attending their universities stay safe — which is also important to preserve the facility’s reputation, says Daya, managing principal with Jasmine Daya & Co.

September 25, 2018

Garisto v. City of Toronto, 2018 ONSC 5595 (CanLII)
Daniel Klein successfully adds defendants to an action against the City post limitation for Jasmine’s client

August 20, 2018

Advocate Daily – Review waivers before assuming consent will bar a lawsuit
A summary judgment decision last fall should cause lawyers and clients alike to look more closely at waivers before assuming a signed consent form automatically bars a party from filing a lawsuit, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

August 17, 2018

Advocate Daily – Jasmine Daya’s media roundup
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is frequently called upon by the media as a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for her focus on personal injury cases involving cannabis, motor vehicle accidents and nightclub assaults.

August 14, 2018

The Toronto Sun – Jasmine’s client was assaulted by this Teaching Assistant
A former teaching assistant who was convicted of breaking a severely autistic student’s leg is back in court accused of injuring another autistic student earlier this month.

July 30, 2018

The Lawyer’s Daily – To curb gun violence in Toronto, we need to stop flow of illegal weapons
When hosting a barbecue in your own backyard, taking your children to the playground or going out to dinner with friends and family on a summer evening can get you wounded or killed, we have a serious problem with guns and gun violence. The availability of guns coupled with random shootings in our neighbourhoods has undermined the safety and security of Torontonians.
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

July 27, 2018

Advocate Daily – Legal business: a precarious balancing act
While lawyers may excel at their core vocation, they’re often not the best business people, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya writes in The Lawyer’s Daily.  Skills such as managing expenses, accounts receivables, work in progress and client default rates aren’t taught in law school, so without a proficient managing lawyer, some law firms may face challenges, says Daya, managing principal of Jasmine Daya & Co.

July 23, 2018

Law Times – Personal injury lawyers turn to litigation financing
Lawyers who represent plaintiffs in smaller personal injury firms say they are turning to specialized litigation financing to fund disbursements and expert witnesses, as well as other expenses. Lawyers point to financial challenges they say they are increasingly confronting within the personal injury practice.

July 20, 2018

Women’s Trial Lawyers Caucus Newsletter – Work Life Balance
During law school, I kept hearing about the concept of “work life balance”. It seemed that law firms wanted to sell us on the fact that their firm absolutely enabled you to achieve work life balance and my peers seemed enticed by this selling point. I on the other hand could not have cared less about work life balance at that point, I just desperately wanted to secure a solid articling job because I recognized that without one, I would never get called to the Bar!

July 20, 2018

Advocate Daily – Sexual harassment policy must promote ‘real change’ in workplace
Whether a business has five or 500 employees, it must have a sexual harassment policy to educate employees, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya. “A policy not only needs to be put in place, but it must be communicated and enforced, Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

July 19, 2018

The Lawyer’s Daily – Lawyers need balance as well as good business skills
Running a law firm is actually running a business. Lawyers are good at, well, lawyering. Many are not good business people. Where do you learn how to pay attention to your expenses, accounts receivable, your work-in-progress and your client default rate?
This article was originally published by The Lawyer’s Daily (www.thelawyersdaily.ca), part of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

June 29, 2018

Advocate Daily – Bouncer assault: Daya
I love this city! Toronto is the epitome of a vibrant and diverse society that I am so proud to be a part of. Our city has a nightlife that will ensure enjoyment but unfortunately, some of our restaurants, bars, lounges and clubs experience issues from time to time due to the venues security or “bouncers” acting in a manner that is inappropriate and even illegal. It’s those types of individuals that are ruining our city’s scene and they need to be held accountable.

June 28, 2018

Huang v. Singer Assessment Hearing
Jasmine Daya assists the court regarding a person under disability

June 20, 2018

Advocate Daily – Provincial police lay nearly 700 charges against truckers during 24-hour blitz
Provincial police say they laid nearly 700 charges against transport truck drivers during a day-long blitz on Ontario’s roads last week.  Police partnered with the Ministry of Transportation and stopped a total of 1,692 trucks over the 24-hour period on June 13 and 14.

June 13, 2018

Advocate Daily – Analyzing school bus safety in wake of Broncos crash
The deadly crash in April involving a semi-trailer and a coach bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos hockey team raises questions about bus safety, but it may be unlikely that any measures could have prevented the tragedy from unfolding the way it did, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

May 31, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010
Jasmine’s interview with Barb DiGiulio on “The Night Side”, NEWSTALK 1010 discussing Personal Injury.

May 11, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Desi News
In life we all have a plan…well, most of us do! The message of Jasmine Daya’s book, Law Girl’s Bump in the Road, is that you can achieve anything, even if things don’t go according to that plan.

May 9, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Suhaag Magazine
Sass, wit and a whole lot of drama. Toronto-based personal injury lawyer, Jasmine Daya’s (writing under the pen name, Leia London) book, has all this and so much more.  The newly minted author spoke to Suhaag about her debut novel, Law Girl’s Bump in the Road.

April 17, 2018

Advocate Daily – No downside to facility dogs in court: Daya
Accredited facility dogs should be approved for use in courtrooms to assist children and youth who must testify in criminal cases, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.  “It’s such an easy fix to include the use of such dogs within the Criminal Code of Canada, Daya tells AdvocateDaily.com.

April 11, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Fusia Magazine
Author Leia London paints a gritty but engaging portrait of a career woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy in her debut novel Law Girl’s Bump in the Road.

April 3, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Five Question Series
There’s this person I look up to, one I secretly think is not a human but a machine. Not only does she have three kids, but she is a published author, an expert in her field both on television and print, one of Toronto’s most popular influencer, and immensely respected by her peers. Which is why I think she is also secretly a robot, because how does one person accomplish all this and still look so put together and drop dead gorgeous?

March 19, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Defective Geeks
Jasmine Daya wrote about her own personal experience as a woman pursuing a career while she was pregnant. In today’s society, sometimes motherhood is seen as a “road block” to women who want to work. Under her pen name, Leia London, Daya shares her own adventures and challenges in a realistic but lighthearted story.

March 14, 2018

My Business Magazine – Protecting and Defending the Injured
For personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya, serving her clients is all about the personal touch.

March 12, 2018

Advocate Daily – Daya takes on new role as fiction, cookbook author
The stylish yet purposeful young woman on the front cover of Law Girl’s Bump in the Road could be an avatar of Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya, who recently self-published the novel under the pen name Leia London.

March 1, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Occhi Magazine
Leia London (the pen name of Lawyer Jasmine Daya) has recently released her debut novel Law Girl’s Bump in the Road, painting a gritty but engaging portrait of a career woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy.

February 26, 2018

Jasmine Daya’s Interview with Auburn Lane
When life throws you a curve ball. How do you handle it? As a career woman, and mother, Jasmine Daya started writing about her journey not realizing it would someday inspire her to write a novel. Loosely based on her personal experience, Law Girl’s Bump in the Road (under her pen name Leia London) paints a gritty but engaging portrait of a career woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy.

February 23, 2018

FYIG Chats with Author/Lawyer/Entrepreneur Jasmine Daya
FYIG recently got to chat with multi-talented Jasmine Daya about her new book, Law Girl’s Bump in the Road which she wrote under the pen name Leia London. Read on to find out more about her book, her food and lifestyle website JD in the Kitchen, and a whole lot more!

February 15, 2018

Advocate Daily – Daya keeps watch over firm’s financial health
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya tells Law Times that when she made the leap from partner to principal, her top priority was getting a better handle on the firm’s financial health.

February 5, 2018

Law Times – Firms should examine their realization rates
In moving from partner to principal, Jasmine Daya wanted to be able to better gauge the financial health of the firm. The task included examining current approaches and introducing new ones.

February 1, 2018

Advocate Daily – Taking a hard line on settlement backfires for insurer
An insurance company that played litigation hardball with an elderly car-accident victim has been ordered to pay $237,000 to cover the legal costs she incurred in winning a $20,000 settlement.

January 23, 2018

Advocate Daily – Daya to present on civil liability at Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) webinar
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya will co-present at an Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) webinar on developing areas of civil litigation.

January 15, 2018

Advocate Daily – Exploring cyberbullying through a legal lens
Cyberbullying has become increasingly prevalent in Canada in recent years, but for lawyers looking for guidance, case law is hard to come by, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

November 28, 2017

Advocate Daily – Adequate supervision a must when watching others’ children
In a world full of backyard pools, play structures and trampolines, parents need to be more careful than ever to protect themselves against lawsuits due to other people’s children injuring themselves during a play date, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya.

October 26, 2017

Advocate Daily – After the accident: an action plan for families
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya says there are few events in life that evoke more fear than a call from a hospital advising that your loved one has been in a car accident and has sustained a catastrophic injury.

September 22, 2017

Advocate Daily – Daya pours heart, soul into personal injury practice
When Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya was 12, she told her parents she wanted to be a lawyer. They were horrified. Immigrants of Indian descent who came to Toronto in the 1970s from East Africa, they had visions of her being a doctor or taking up another helping profession.

September 20, 2017

Jasmine Daya featured on CBC News
Jasmine’s appearance on CBC News discussing cyberbullying (@ 31:55).

September 12, 2017

Advocate Daily – Daya launching lawsuits against nightclub security
Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya says she’s putting the final touches on two separate lawsuits involving nightclub security teams who allegedly used excessive force on her clients.