"In proxy voting messes, Broadridge a common denominator," IR Web Report, August 5, 2008

An admission from Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. that a basic system glitch caused it to undercount votes against directors in Yahoo! Inc.'s contentious annual meeting is just the latest in a string of recent problems where the company has been implicated.  Questions were raised about the outcome of the Yahoo! meeting -- perhaps the highest-profile meeting of the year so far -- when it appeared that the company's directors received unusually high shareholder support considering widespread investor displeasure with the company.