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I received a call from law firm of Bishop & Assoc that I won

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I received a call from law firm of Lance Bishop & Assoc that I won a large amount of money and that I have to pay some money by Western Union. How can I know if this is legitimate?
JA: What state is this in? And just to clarify, when exactly were you notified?
Customer: Notified about an hour ago by phone. The law firm is in Philadelphia, Pa.
JA: Have you contacted the manufacturer?
Customer: This is a contest not a manufacturer
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No just whether this is legit.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Consumer Protection Law
Expert:  KnowYourRights replied 3 months ago.

Hi! I will be the professional that will be helping you today. I look forward to providing you with information to help with your question and concern

Expert:  KnowYourRights replied 3 months ago.

Do you recall entering any type of contest, which this was a prize? What are they saying the money is for?

Expert:  KnowYourRights replied 3 months ago.

Are you still with me?