By Appointment Only.
June 23, 2020
11AM EDT (GMT -4)
Pre-Sale Catalog LIVE ONLINE WEBCAST AUCTION FRANCHISE LOGOS
LIVE ONLINE WEBCAST AUCTION
FRANCHISE LOGOS & DESIGNS – COMPLETE FIELD SYSTEMS – TEAM HELMETS AND UNIFORMS – GAME FOOTBALLS – PRACTICE EQUIPMENT – VIDEO CAMERAS – PROMOTIONAL ITEMS – AND MORE
Important Notice to Bidders
After 32 years of play, the Arena Football League has ceased operations resulting in an unprecedented sale of its assets through a court ordered bankruptcy auction. As the third longest running football league, the AFL played a modified version of American football on a 66-by-22 yard field. Assets from the six active AFL teams (Albany Empire, Atlantic City Blackjacks, Baltimore Brigade, Columbus Destroyers* [IP only], Philadelphia Soul, and Washington Valor), will be offered from their respective locations as individual lots and together in their totality. This historic sale will feature:
5 x Complete Arena Football Field Systems (by team)
Practice jerseys and game uniforms
AFL branded footballs
Practice equipment with blocking dummies & sleds
Down markers and chain set
JUGS football machine
Videos & game films
Promotional items (signs, placards, patches, trophies, & more)
* Physical assets from the Columbus Destroyers are no longer available. IP is still available
Rights to logos, designs, trademarks, copyrights, and patents of the AFL and its active teams, previous, and prospective teams.
All buyers are responsible for the items purchased at the auction. Below is a list of companies that can assist you with shipping those items. Please contact them directly for scheduling and pricing:
- Adcom Worldwide Services – Tel: 800.370.7700
- Craters and Freighters – Tel: 800.736.3335 for other locations
- Move It – Chad McDermott • Tel: 800.831.0030 x17
- Navis Pack & Ship – Tel: 800.344.3528 for locations
- Nationwide Equipment Transportation, Inc – Tel: 866.922.8855 for locations
Please Note: These shipping company names are provided for your convenience. You are not required to use these companies. It is your responsibility and the responsibility of your shipping agent to coordinate removal procedures and schedules with the company selling the assets (equipment) prior to removing the equipment. All the equipment must be paid for in full before a release will be given for the removal of the equipment. If there are any questions or errors regarding the equipment, you must contact the auctioneer prior to removing the equipment. Once the equipment is removed, you assume all responsibilities.
Terms & Conditions
Terms of Sale are summarized below. Please review and bid accordingly.
- An 18% Buyer’s Premium will be added to your bids
- ONLINE: Bidders must register by clicking on the Register Now button for this auction. Online bidding requires a credit card validation. NO ONE WILL BE APPROVED WITHOUT A CREDIT CARD VALIDATION. Failure to do so will preclude participation in the auction. All credit card authorizations will place a 3-7 day hold on funds with your credit card company.
- Accepted forms of payment: CASHIER’S CHECK OR WIRE TRANSFER ONLY. • NO PERSONAL CHECKS.
- All invoices must be PAID IN FULL by close of business the day following auction completion.
- REMOVAL: Will be announced at time of the auction. Please listen to opening announcements. Buyer’s are solely responsible for arranging for and paying for all shipments from the auction site. Items are purchased Where-Is and the auction company is not responsible for arranging Shipments whatsoever. Email us with any questions or concerns specific to each event.
- All items are sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS. All sales are final – NO REFUNDS, RETURNS OR EXCHANGES
- Local sales tax will apply. To claim exemption, fax your valid, LOCAL and SIGNED resale certificate to 818-459-6985, or Email us. Reference your USER ID/BIDDER NUMBER on the fax.
- If you are claiming exemption, you may deduct sales tax from your payment, exemption • documents must be provided when items are removed. Exemption claims will not be considered • once payment has been made and items have been removed.
- If you are hiring a Common Carrier for Out-of-state shipments, those shipments are exempt from tax if shipped directly from the auction site and a BILL OF LADING is provided.
- Questions? Contact Us