My vehicle was towed and now the towing company refuses to send me a letter to verify when he towed it and refuses to deal with who is the sole owner of the vehicle. Can he do this?
Country relating to Question: United States
State (if USA): Kentucky
I have tried reaching a understanding with the owner but he still refuses to get in contact with me.
Hi, David, and Welcome to JustAnswerMy name isXXXXX am a licensed, practicing Attorney and would like to help 1. Who holds title to the vehicle ? 2. Who is the person you referred to in your statement, "the owner refuses to get in contact with me" ? Thank you and I look forward to your reply, ANDREAANDREA,41109.3563974884
I my name is XX XXXXXX on the Title and Emery Slaven of Martan's Towing and Recovery is the Owner of the towing company.
Hi, David, Thank you for clearing that up, Towing companies are notorious for this type of conduct. The towing company must deal with you as the owner.of the vehicle. There is no question that they will be charging you storage fees. How are you to know how much you owe if they do not give you the information you are requesting. You are etitled to this information. Here are the steps that you must take, it is little cumbersome, but they are necessary if you are to get the information you want and to get your vehicle back1. Write a demand letter, requesting the information and what all the charges are, Send the letter by Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested, and a duplicate original by ordinary mail. This is done because some people are notorious for refusing to sign for any kind of mail when they know someone is after them for money or for information. Even if the letter sent by Certified Mail is returend to you, he will receive the one sent by ordinary mail. On the duplicate original sent by ordinary mail, type on it that "original sent by Certified Mail on ___________ , 2012". Tell him he has 5 days to respond, otherwise he will have forced you to file a lawsuit against him, in which you will be demanding attorney's fees and all Court costs. 2. If he does not respond by the fifth day, you must file a lawsuit against him on the sixth day to show you are not bluffing. The lawsuit will be titled "Action in Replevin" this is the type of action that needs to be filed in order to find out the details you have been reuqesting and to get backk your vehicle which was towed. I wish I could give you more options, but this is the only way to light a fire under him to do anything, Please be kind enough to rate my service to you as "Excellent", If you rate me at anything less than 3 stars, it will appear as a negative rating against my name, If you need clarification, please let me know by pressing the "Reply" button, Thank you for allowing me to be of service, ANDREA
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