Inspectors of Election

Inspectors of Election

In a publicly-traded company, a person or persons appointed to count ballots. They tabulate votes from shareholders who came to the annual meeting or other special meetings, as well as proxies, to determine that ballots were properly cast, and announce the results. Inspectors of election must not have a vested interest in the outcome, and they may not be overruled. See also: Inspector's or Judge's Certificate.
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Until the final results are tabulated and certified by independent inspectors of election, the shareholder vote numbers and percentages are considered preliminary, the company said.
The inspectors of election shall determine the number of memberships outstanding, and the voting power of each, the number represented at the meeting, the existence of a quorum and the authenticity, validity and effect of proxies, receive votes, ballots or consents, hear and determine all challenges and questions in any way arising in connection with the right to vote, count and tabulate all votes or consents, determine when the polls shall close, determine the result and do such acts as may be proper to conduct the election or vote with fairness to all members.
A preliminary report from the inspectors of election is expected in one to two weeks.
have issued their final Inspectors of Election report with respect to the 2007 Annual Meeting of Shareowners held on June 20, 2007.
the independent Inspectors of Election ("Inspectors"), confirmed their preliminary results from CTT's 2007 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting"), showing that no quorum was present at the Annual Meeting.
the independent Inspectors of Election, about stockholders represented Tuesday at the Annual Meeting, and no quorum was present," said D.
the "Company" or "MIG") (currently traded as: (PINK SHEETS: MTRM) - Common Stock and (PINK SHEETS: MTRMP) - Preferred Stock), the owner of interests in communications businesses in the country of Georgia, announced today that according to results certified by the independent inspectors of election, IVS Associates, Inc.
The final voting results, certified by the independent inspectors of election, IVS Associates, Inc.
The final voting results are subject to final tabulation, review and certification, and will be announced following certification by the independent inspectors of election, IVS Associates, Inc.
The independent inspectors of election also certified the passage of the proposal to ratify the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2006.
In the preliminary vote count provided by the independent inspectors of election, SCPIE's three nominees, Kaj Ahlmann, Willis T.
On June 19, 2006, the independent inspectors of election for the Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held on May 4, 2006, released their final report and the Corporation publicly announced details of the votes cast at the Annual Meeting.