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Date Sent: 
Monday, June 26, 2017


 Please find the attached for your review and signature. Please pay particular attention to the yellow highlights and let me know if the information is complete enough to meet the expectations of both parties.


Peter K. Hammerschmidt
Professor of Economics
Eckerd College
[Adress removed]
St. Petersburg, Florida
[phone number removed]
[email removed] 

[The original of this Phishing email may contain a PDF attachment with malicious links] 

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake Drop Box page is presented by a link in the PDF