“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

- Martin Luther King’s Letter from a Birmingham Jail

When I considered pursuing my case, I spoke with several law firms. None approached my situation with the professionalism and understanding of Stewart and Musell, LLP. While other firms seemed most interested in whether winning my case would be a “sure thing,” Stewart and Musell, LLP seemed to value the ethical importance of confronting discrimination. Ms. Stewart confronted an intimidating ...

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Overtime Wage Regulations in California

California has many laws and regulations established in order to protect employees’ rights in the work force, including the right to overtime wages. Employers are obligated to pay their ...
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Are You Entitled to Overtime Pay?

Typically, overtime is attributed to any time an employee works over 40 hours a week. In the past few years, lawsuits have erupted against employers for not paying out overtime dues. For the most ...
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Understanding The Family and Medical Leave Act

If you or a loved one gets sick, it can seem nearly impossible to balance your personal life with your professional one. Naturally, your first instinct is to drop everything and care for your family ...
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Unfair Labor Practices by Employers

Thousands of claims are filed each year regarding unfair labor practices and even more issues go unreported by employees in the workplace. While many individuals look forward to going to work each ...
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Paid Family Leave in California

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California Passes Minimum Wage Increase

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Workplace Fairness and CELA Voice Publication

Wendy Musell's article regarding proposed changes to the federal rules of civil procedure and what it means to the future of civil rights, employment and consumer protections is published in ...
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