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The auction is managed on eBay Giving Works by Auction
Cause, a premier celebrity and brand auction management
agency, on behalf of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for
Parkinson’s Research. All bidders must have a PayPal
account to bid in this auction. A bid is a legally
binding contract. Please only bid if you are 100%
certain you can follow through with payment at the
winning bid price promptly. Winning another auction from
this seller for another pair of shoes does not remove
your obligation to pay for all pairs you have won, so
please bid carefully on each pair.
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Shipping method to be used is determined by seller and
cannot be changed at request of buyer.
All 2011 NIKE MAG shoes from this 10-day auction will
ship on the same day after the entire series ends on
CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY
The 2011 NIKE MAG shoes come with an official
Certificate of Authenticity from Nike. This is a
miniature metal license plate (creative direction
inspired by the DeLorean). It will come with a product
code that can be registered on back4thefuture.com once
the 2011 NIKE MAG shoes are received by the auction
For complete limited warranty information,
Q: WHO IS MANAGING THIS AUCTION?
This auction is being managed by Auction Cause, a
premier cause marketing and auction management agency.
Q: WHO IS THE SELLER?
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
is the seller in this auction. Nike donated the 2011
NIKE MAG shoes to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for
Parkinson’s Research for this auction. Nike will
facilitate the shipment and warranty of the 2011 NIKE
MAG shoes sold in this auction.
Q: IS THERE CUSTOMER SERVICE SUPPORT FOR ME AFTER I
BUY THE 2011 NIKE MAG SHOES?
Yes. Nike Customer Service can be reached at
888-490-6453 (U.S. ONLY) or firstname.lastname@example.org. For
phone support, please leave a voicemail including your
name & contact information and a representative will be
in contact with you within one (1) business day.
Q: HOW MANY PAIRS MAY I BID ON AND WIN?
You may bid on up to 10 pairs at a time and win up to 10
Q: DO I NEED TO BE PREQUALIFIED TO BID?
Bidder prequalification may be necessary in order to
ensure the validity and sincerity of bids.
Q: WHAT ELSE COMES WITH THE 2011 NIKE MAG SHOES?
The 2011 NIKE MAG shoes come with a Premium Cardboard
box with magnet closure system, Charger, Certificate of
Authenticity, DVD (Back for the Future trailer, product
video and interview with Tinker Hatfield), Manual and
Q: HOW LONG DO SHOE BATTERIES LAST?
The shoe lasts approximately 5 hours per charge and
should last approximately 3000 hours in total life if
Q: WERE THE 2011 NIKE MAG SHOES USED IN THE FILM
BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II?
The 2011 NIKE MAG shoes are movie prop replicas inspired
by the Nike shoes appearing in the 1989 film Back to the
Future Part II. The 2011 NIKE MAG shoes are not designed
or intended for normal wear and use as footwear.
Q: DO THE 2011 NIKE MAG SHOES POWER-LACE?
No. For the power-lace feature you will have to wait
Q: WHAT IS MICHAEL J. FOX REFERRING TO IN HIS VIDEO
WHEN HE STATES, “A MATCHING GIFT IN AFFECT RIGHT NOW CAN
DOUBLE YOUR CONTRIBUTION”?
Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, and his wife Anne
Wojcicki, co-founder of personal genetics company
23andMe, are matching up to $50 million in funds raised
by the Foundation between now and December 31, 2012. Net
proceeds from the 2011 NIKE MAG auctions on eBay will be
matched, so please bid generously and help us maximize
Q: I AM THE WINNING BIDDER, WHAT DO I DO NOW?
Once payment has been received, the item will be shipped
promptly at the conclusion of the 10 day auction. All
pairs of the 2011 NIKE MAG shoes will ship at the same
time, meaning auctions won on day 2 will ship at the
same time as auctions won on day 10. The buyer can refer
to the "Handling Time" within the Shipping section of
the listing to approximate the arrival of the item(s).
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Messages" section of your eBay account.
Q: WHY IS THIS AUCTION ONLY OPEN TO BIDDERS FROM THE
Due to individual country regulations governing the
manufacture, distribution and/or sale of products
containing batteries and other electronic components
(i.e. chargers), sales and shipments for this auction
will be available to bidders in the United States.
Q: I AM UNDER 18, HOW CAN I PLACE A BID?
Unfortunately, no one under 18 can place a bid as matter
of eBay's Terms of Service. If you are under 18, a
parent or legal guardian over the age of 18 may open an
eBay account in their name or use their existing account
to bid. eBay policy prohibits those under 18 from using
the eBay account of another in order to bid.
Q: IS MICHAEL J. FOX ABLE TO RECEIVE EMAILS THROUGH
Unfortunately not. Auction Cause is the managing this
auction listing and will not be answering or forwarding
questions directed to Michael J. Fox.
Q: WHERE DOES THE MONEY FROM MY WINNING BID GO?
All net proceeds from the auction sales of the 2011 NIKE
MAG shoes will go directly to The Michael J. Fox
Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
Q: HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?
If you have any questions about this auction not
addressed here, contact Auction Cause by using the "Ask
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event. Some questions will be answered by Auction Cause
and added to the bottom of the page if they are helpful
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