Auction Site User Agreement
This is a legal agreement between you, the user, and BidChief.com.
- GENERAL USE PROVISIONS
This site is provided only as a venue for bidders and auction posters. BidChief.com is not involved in the actual transaction between these parties and assumes no control or liability over any issues that may arise as a result of this transaction.
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
All materials provided on this Website, including but not limited to information, documents, products, logos, graphics, images, auctions, and services are the wholly owned and copyrighted work of BidChief.com and/or its Third Party Providers. None of the materials posted herein may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or other means, without the prior express written permission of BidChief.com or the appropriate Third Party Provider. You may not "mirror" any materials contained on this Website on any other server or site without BidChief.com's prior written consent. In order to register on this site you must provide your true name and a valid email address.
Bidding on an item indicates your intent to purchase that item and is considered a legally binding contract between yourself and the seller of the item. Bids cannot be cancelled once they are submitted. Upon receiving notification that you are the winning bidder you are obligated to purchase the item or, in the case of a reverse auction, sell the item.
Posting an item in an auction indicates your intent to sell this item to the highest bidder and is irrevocable. In the case of a reverse auction you indicate that you will purchase the item you have requested from the lowest qualified bidder. This intent to purchase is legally binding. Upon completion of the auction it is your responsibility to conclude the sale with the winning bidder. In order to post an item on this auction site you must agree to the following:
- Do not inflate the price of your item by bidding on the item yourself.
- Do not engage in any fraudulent or illegal activity.
- Do not infringe on any third party copyright, trademark, service mark or patent.
- Do not spam (send unsolicited email) to users of this site. Spamming will result in immediate termination.
You agree to pay all fees incurred from your use of this Website. All fees incurred in connection with this Website are non-refundable.
- DENIAL OF SERVICE
BidChief.com reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason. This right will be exercised when it becomes evident a user is in some way abusing the system.
- TERMS OF SERVICE
This comprises the entire agreement between the User and BidChief.com and supersedes all other agreements. By registering and participating as a user you are indicating your consent to be bound by this agreement.
EXCEPT AS SPECIFIED HEREIN, THE SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED SOLELY ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. BidChief.com HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID IN YOUR JURISDICTION. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR DETERMINING WHETHER THE PRODUCTS/SERVICES ARE SUFFICIENT FOR YOUR PURPOSES. BidChief.com DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES, OR CONDITIONS AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, ACCURACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE PRODUCTS/SERVICES CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
BidChief.com SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF PURCHASING OR SELLING ITEMS ON THIS WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL BidChief.com BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE), HOWEVER ARISING, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF BidChief.com HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. YOU AGREE TO HOLD BidChief.com HARMLESS FROM, AND YOU COVENANT NOT TO TAKE ANY LEGAL OR OTHER ACTION AGAINST BidChief.com, ASSERTING ANY CLAIMS BASED ON OR RELATED TO THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE.