Email Received December 28, 2009:
May I use the spirit of this season to introduce myself to you and at the same time introduce my intentions to you? I am Mr. Robert Duke one of the portfolio funds managers of The Scottish Investment Trust Plc. The largest and oldest Independent self managed funds Management Company in the United Kingdom with over £450 billion Capital Investment Funds. Nevertheless, as a Scottish Investment Funds Manager, I handle all our Investor’s Direct Capital Funds and extracted 1.3% Excess Maximum Return Capital Profit (EMRCP) per annum on each of the Investor’s Magellan Capital Funds. As an expert, I have made over £45.500,000.00 million from the Investor’s EMRCP and hereby looking for someone to trust who will stand as an Investor to receive the funds as Annual Investment Proceeds from Scottish Magellan Capital Funds.
All confirmable documents to back up the claims will be made available to you accordingly.
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I’ve been getting emails like the one below for months. Maybe if I get one from a prospective client in Nigeria I’ll head over for a visit …..
Dear Desired Lawyer/Lawfirm,
Greetings to you from Nippon Steel Corporation
With all due respect, please kindly confirm the receipt of this mail if you are in a position to represent on our company in matters of delinquent accounts.
We contact you to represent our company after a careful review of your profile. We are of the opinion that you represent us in the United States of America in order for us to recover monies due to our organization by our American clients.
In order to achieve these objectives a good and reputable lawyer or law firm will be required to handle this service. Please advice once you take in this issue.
P.S. If you are not in the position to represent us we would be very glad if you could refer us to any law firm in North America or Canada that could.
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