Re: Was I Towed Illegally
for the tow in general?
So is there anything we can do here or was it done legally? Thanks for any answers.
It appears it was quite likely legal. If you go to the link, there are some requirements for the law in general and rather than post the entire thing or play 20 questions, you can read through it to see if something seems amiss:
as to the broken window: your friend should file a claim with the tow company. If rebuffed, sue them. There are means to move a car with a parking brake engaged without damaging the car. If the tow company failed to utilize such methods, they would be liable for the damages.
(2) The owner or lessee of real property, or any person authorized by the owner or lessee, which person may be the designated representative of the condominium association if the real property is a condominium, may cause any vehicle or vessel parked on such property without her or his permission to be removed by a person regularly engaged in the business of towing vehicles or vessels, without liability for the costs of removal, transportation, or storage or damages caused by such removal, transportation, or storage, under any of the following circumstances:
I am not an attorney and any advice is not to be construed as legal advice. You might even want to ignore my advice. Actually, there are plenty of real attorneys that you might want to ignore as well.