Williams & Lipton Company
Online Auction Terms and Conditions
This auction sale will be conducted within the framework of the rules listed below and other provision that may be added by the auctioneer via e-mail or as posted on www.williamsandlipton.com.
The Bidder(s) and the Auctioneer(s) agree that the terms listed below shall govern each and every online auction sale.
All registration information the Bidder provides to the Auctioneer shall be current, complete, and accurate. All bidders must be 18 years of age or older. The bidder agrees to not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of any transaction being conducted on and during any auction sale.
I hereby waive all claims to future litigation against Williams & Lipton Company regarding my visit to these premises on any and all auction preview days, any and all auction sale days and any and all days requiring removal of purchased merchandise from these premises for the following: 1) Accident or injury to me or damage to my property resulting from acts other than those caused by the negligence of Williams & Lipton Company & 2) Claims for loss or damage to any personal property or equipment that I may bring on to the premises. It is further understood and agreed that I, nor any person(s) accompanying me, will attempt to operate or activate any machinery or equipment without direct permission from a representative of Williams & Lipton Company It is furthermore understood and agreed that, if permission for operation or activation is granted, I will assume all liability for damage and costs of repair if I, personally, or my representative(s) causes damage to the machinery, equipment, or the premises during inspection or removal. An auction site is a potentially dangerous place. It is not a place for children. Flammable, noxious, corrosive, pressurized and otherwise hazardous substances may be present. Heavy equipment may be operated, and electrical circuits may be live. Every person enters such site at his or her own risk with notice of the condition of the premises and the activities that will be or have been conducted on the premises. Bidders shall so advise their agents and employees. No person shall have any claim against Auctioneer, the seller or their respective agents or employees for any injuries sustained or for damages to or loss of property that may occur at such site. Neither Auctioneer nor Seller shall be liable for any damages of any type or nature (whether in contract, tort or otherwise) sustained or claimed by any bidder, person or entity in connection with the auction. Without limiting the foregoing, in no event shall Auctioneer’s liability to any bidder for any act or omission occurring in connection with the auction exceed the amount that such bidder, person or entity has actually paid to Auctioneer as a deposit or as payment for a purchased item. I understand the risk associated with being outside of my home and in the proximity of others during to the COVID-19 virus pandemic. I understand the COVID-19 virus’s highly contagious nature. I hereby voluntarily agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless, Williams & Lipton Company, and their respective agents and employees from any and all liabilities, claims, losses, causes of action or expense of any kind, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from a Released Party’s negligent act or omission, arising out of my participation in and presence at the auction whether related to bodily injury, infection due to COVID-19 virus, property damage, or any other form of injury or loss. I acknowledge the activities to which this release applies can be dangerous, I am accepting those risks for myself and for any participants who may be in my care. I acknowledge that I am familiar with local, state and federal guidelines and executive orders related to the COVID-19 virus and social distancing. I am participating at the Auction of my own free will.
Your use of this auction site marks your acceptance in full of these Terms and Conditions.
Sale is subject to approval.
Any out of state bidders or bidders planning to bid over $5,000.00 will need a deposit in place of approximately 25% of your intended bids. Please contact us at 248-478-2000 or email@example.com for more information.
Removal Dates & Times:
Removal by Appointment only.
Call 248-478-2000 to make an appointment for Wednesday - Friday, October 12th - 14th, 2022, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm;
All items must be picked up by 5:00pm Friday, October 14th, 2022 unless arrangements have been made with us prior to the end of the auction.
ALL VISITORS TO FUTURE TOOL & MACHINE MUST ENTER THROUGH THE FRONT DOOR AND SIGN IN (INCLUDING A NDA). VISITORS MUST BE EITHER A US CITIZEN OR GREEN CARD HOLDER. AFTER SIGN IN VISITORS WILL BE ESCORTED BACK TO THE AUCTION AREA.
Auctioneer will be providing no loading assistance. If you require a Rigger to move any of your items buyer's must contact them to make those arrangements.
L & J Removal - John Marcicky - 734-377-3475
STC Rigging - Dan Shepherd - 810-542-0086
Payments must be received before any items can be removed. For more information on payment related questions please contact our office at 248-478-2000.
*Cashier's Check made payable to Williams & Lipton Company
*Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover) in person or over the phone. There will be a 3% surcharge on any payment made via credit card.
*Wire Transfer or ACH (information available by request at 248-478-2000 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note ACH can take additional time to clear. Nothing will be released until payment shows in our account.)
*Company Check accompanied by a letter from your bank guaranteeing unqualified payment to Williams & Lipton Company. A statement of account balance will not suffice, payment will have to be guaranteed.
Supplemental Terms & Conditions:
* 16% Buyers Premium Applies. (There will be a 3% surcharge on any payments made via credit card.)
* Sales Tax: 6.0% In accordance with state laws Sales Tax is applied to your total purchase price.
* Bids cannot be retracted once placed.
* As always all items are sold AS-IS, WHERE IS with all Faults. All descriptions deemed reliable but not guaranteed