A. Please read the terms carefully as they are a legal binding contract between you and Wears Auctioneering Inc.
B. Due diligence is the responsibility of the Bidder/Buyer. All sales are final Buyers assume complete responsibility for care of each purchase at time of sale. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone. All statements made prior to the sale of any item take precedence over written material and any prior verbal statements. The auction company is not responsible for accidents, thefts, errors or omissions.
C. The auctioneer reserves the right to add or remove items from the auction; split or combine lots; add minimum bids or reserve prices. The auctioneer reserves the right to cancel, suspend, extend or reschedule an individual item and or auction event or to make changes to the auction closing times or inspection or removal times.
D. PREVIEW: Vehicles will be available for inspection on Saturday December 7, 2013 at Hawkeye Downs Auction Arena 4400 6th St SW Cedar Rapids, IA between the hours of 8 AM and 3 PM.
E. PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS: Valid credit card required for bidding approval. All buyers must read, acknowledge, and sign the following Prohibited Parties Statement, upon picking up a vehicle:
USMS Policy Directive 13.7, Persons Prohibited from Purchasing Forfeited Property stipulates that certain individuals are prohibited from purchasing forfeited property in the Department of Justice (DOJ) Asset Forfeiture Program, directly or indirectly (through another person or agent) and are therefore barred from placing bids to buy such property:
a. U.S. Department of Justice employees, including U.S. Marshals Service employees, except as further restricted below;
b. U.S. Marshals Service employees directly involved with the Asset Forfeiture Program, and their immediate family members;
c. Contractors, sub-contractors and the employees of contractors and sub-contractors of the Asset Forfeiture Division, U.S. Marshals Service, who provide contract/management services for personal and real properties and complex assets, including, but not limited to, any person who has received compensation, directly or indirectly, from the Government in connection with the custody, management, and care of the assets;
d. Defendants in a Criminal Case - Titles 18.U.S.C. Section 1963(f) and 21 U.S.C. Section 853(h) of the Comprehensive Crime Control Act of 1984 prohibits the United States Government from reverting to a defendant or any defendant's conviction on charges, or violations of 18 U.S.C. Section 1962 or 21 U.S.C. Section 841 et.seq;
e. As a matter of policy, the USMS extends the purchase restrictions of a criminal case to any person whose conduct gave rise to a civil forfeiture of the property or to anyone acting in concert with or on behalf of, such a person. This general prohibition may be lifted in civil forfeiture actions on a case by case basis due to extenuating circumstances, as determined by AFD and the relevant United
States Attorney's Office (USAO), with concurrence of the Ethics Officer, Office of General Counsel (OGC);
f. Other Third Parties - other governmental and non-governmental employees who are, directly or indirectly, involved in the Asset Forfeiture and DOJ Equitable Sharing Programs; and
g. Anyone acting in concert with or on behalf of any of the above persons.
F. PAYMENT: Payment will be made at time of pick up. A Cashier]]>