Up to the time of the conclusion of the sale, the auctioneer's1 authority is revocable either expressly or in any of the events which ordinarily determine agencies2, unless the contract is such as to give the auctioneer an authority coupled with an interest3.
The authority can be withdrawn even though the auctioneer has incurred expenses4 and advertised the property for sale5, as the advertisement is the act of the auctioneer and he has no ostensible authority to make representations as to the existence or extent of his own authority. The auctioneer will be liable
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234