And the scam emails just keep coming! This one is from an Olivia Ethan:
From: Olivia Ethan [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2011 1:27 PM
Subject: USA INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR INVITATION
It gives me a great pleasure to invite you to the forth coming international seminar which the American Institute for Human Right (AIHR) is excited to be hosting in August 18th to 20th 2011 first Phase at Elm Croft Manor New York City USA, And then from August 22nd to 26th 2011, Second phase at Lagasca Madrid Spain.
The theme of the forth coming seminar is; Racism and Human Right. Delegates who are interested in making a paper presentation are advice to make a summary presentation on the above subject.
Registration is open now! Contact the organizing secretary Mrs Grace J. Nicholas for more information. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org See you in the Seminar.
Miss Olivia Ethan
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The poor use of grammar and punctuation should be a giveaway. Also, why would you as a genealogist or a genealogy speaker be receiving an invite for such a conference? These losers keep coming up with scams to steal your personal information and they play upon the gullibility of people who might receive these emails.
©2011, copyright Thomas MacEntee