U.S. Marshals Service

Online Sale Rules and Requirements

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  • All previews of USMS assets must be scheduled by appointment only with 24-hours advance notice.
  • Current Identification (must be a photo ID) will be required for any preview of USMS assets.
  • All assets are sold WHERE IS AS IS with no attestation as to the accuracy of the description and the condition. There are no warranties, guarantees or representation of any USMS assets.
  • The successful bidder agrees to forfeit their full funds for failing to complete the sale to the USMS. No refunds will be issued.
  • Buyers understand and agree that funds are to be sent to the specified bonded and insured escrow account (provided by RMAVI) made by wire only to purchase a USMS asset. No exceptions will be made.
  • Successful bidders are responsible for any and all fees and costs associated with the asset at the time of sale.
  • Successful bidders are responsible for any and all sales tax.
  • Buyers understand and agree that RMAVI is a contractor/agent for the USMS to market and sell for the USMS and is not the Seller. Buyer agrees to hold harmless RMAVI and all of its affiliations, employees and contractors from any legal action.
  • The following information will be provided for each asset on the U.S. Marshals Service Sales. Viewing date/time; Offer closing date/time and Minimum acceptable offer.
  • There is no fee to place an offer.
  • All funds will be due within 48 hours of notification to the buyer of the approval of sale. Buyer has 24 hours from the receipt of cleared funds to remove the asset from its storage location. Buyer is responsible for any and all fees for the asset after it has been released to the buyer. Failure to make timely wire payments may result in the USMS disqualifying the buyer.
  • All USMS inventory is sold WHERE IS AS IS. No warranties or guarantees are implied, given or expressed. All inventory and any equipment are thereon sold “WHERE IS AS IS WITH ALL FAULTS”. Seller specifically disclaims any warranty, guaranty, or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or airworthiness.
  • THE BUYER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT BY MAKING AN OFFER THAT THEY AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND CONCUR THAT NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, HAVE BEEN MADE DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY BY THE SELLER OR THE SELLER’S AGENT CONCERNING THE CONDITION OR USE OF THE INVENTORY. THE BUYER FURTHER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT HE HAS NOT RELIED UPON ANY ORAL REPRESENTATIONS BY THE SELLER OR THE SELLER’S AGENT AS TO THE CONDITION OR CAPABILITY OF THE ASSET BEING SOLD. THE BUYER ALSO RECOGNIZES AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE INVENTORY AND HAVE BOTH APPARENT AND/OR HIDDEN DEFECTS AND THE BUYER ACCEPTS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR DETERMINING THE CONDITION OF THE ASSET AND THE EXISTENCE OF ANY DEFECTS.
  • Aircraft may be visually inspected only on the date specified in the listing by appointment only with a 24-hour notice for scheduling. Seller reserves the right to reject any offer for any reason or to extend the end date of the listing. Seller has the right to remove any listing at any time for any reason. If, at the Seller’s discretion, no reasonable offer is received, Seller may elect to sell the asset at public auction or via a private sale with no prior notice.
  • All information provided for the USMS asset is believed to be accurate, however, buyer assumes full responsibility to verify and confirm any and all information and specifications provided.
  • Information is subject to change without notice prior to sale date. The USMS reserves the right to remove any asset from the listing at anytime prior to the end date without notice. All inventory is sold WHERE IS AS IS, with no warranties expressed or implied as to condition or worthiness for any particular purposes. If litigation arises out of or related to this process the litigating party agrees to the process of the USMS mediation.
  • WARRANTIES: Aircraft is sold WHERE IS AS IS, with no warranties implied or given. The condition of the asset is not warranted.
  • Assets are sold by the U.S. Marshals Service, which reserves the right to refuse any bid for any reason. Bidders should conduct their own due diligence to determine condition, value or worthiness for a particular purpose.
  • The assets offered for sale by the United States Marshals Service are either seized by and/or forfeited to the United States under federal forfeiture laws. All buyers of these assets must understand that the United States, and/or its agencies, agents, officers, employees, and/or assigns (hereinafter referred to as “Seller”) has acquired the subject property through seizure and/or forfeiture, and has little or no direct knowledge concerning the provenance, nature, value, source, authenticity and/or any other aspect or characteristics of the assets.
  • THEREFORE, the Seller offers these assets for sale in “AS IS WHERE IS CONDITION AT THE TIME OF SALE OR CLOSING, INCLUDING ANY HIDDEN DEFECTS OF ANY NATURE, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN,” with no representations, warranties or guarantees whatsoever, and/or any other aspect or characteristic of these assets. No statement anywhere, whether express or implied, shall be deemed a warranty or representation by Seller regarding these assets. All sales are with the understanding that the buyer cannot rely on any other representation, warranty or guaranty made by anyone.
  • All buyers are deemed to have relied entirely on their own information, judgments and inspections of the assets in making the decision to purchase the asset.
  • ALL SALES ARE FINAL. 
  • Please review the link Forfeited Property Sales Certification this form will be required for all approved buyers to sign.