A.G. Edwards Hit With Sex Discrimination Suit

Law360, New York (February 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A female A.G. Edwards Inc. financial consultant has filed a proposed class action against the firm over what she describes as a pervasive pattern of discrimination against women, including unequal pay and a hostile work environment.

Denise Holder, who has been employed as a financial consultant with the company since 1998, filed the suit Thursday in the U.S District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, proposing to represent a class of “past and present female employees of AGE/Wachovia” in the U.S. who have been subject...
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