Sanctuary being torn down. We need your help!!! - click here for details
You can also visit TheSanctuaryTaiwan.org - click here to go to their contact page

Q about scooter parking

Can a foreigner buy...? Can a foreigner rent...? What about deposits? Bad neighbors? Unreasonable landlords? Miscellaneous problems?
Forum rules
While the moderators are happy to help point people in the right direction for legal assistance and to attempt to keep these forums civil and tidy, please bear in mind that an Internet forum is not the place for providing or receiving legal advice or for the creation of any attorney-client privileges or obligations. Also keep in mind that Forumosa and the moderators cannot conduct comprehensive reviews of all laws or legal concepts referenced or discussed within these forums – laws and regulations are updated and amended, interpretations do change, and sometimes the legal landscape can change very fast. Forumosa provides these legal forums for general informational purposes only. By using these legal forums, you agree that the information does not constitute legal or other professional advice and no attorney-client or other relationship is created between you and any other posters on these forums. DO NOT CONSIDER THE FORUMS TO BE A SUBSTITUTE FOR OBTAINING LEGAL ADVICE FROM A QUALIFIED LICENSED ATTORNEY.

Re: Q about scooter parking

Postby finley » 06 May 2011, 16:54

Yeah, I thought of attempting to clone the remaining one, but usually they have a rolling code encryption. I already asked them if I can just buy another key. Basically, it's a scam to make sure if you have two scooters, you buy two spaces - which is daft, because there aren't enough spaces for everyone. Which is why people (not just me) put two scooters in one box.

The sensible thing would be for them to re-draw narrower scooter boxes and rent them at a somewhat lower price ... thus making more money while keeping everyone happy. But 'sensible' and 'petty bureaucrat' usually don't appear in the same sentence.

I think the passive-aggressive approach (bothering the security guard) might be the simplest option. Failing that I can always slide the scooter under the barrier...
"Global warming is happening and we KNOW that man is 100 percent responsible!!!"
- Fred Smith
Forumosan avatar
finley
Retired President (tuì xiū de zǒng tǒng)
Retired President (tuì xiū de zǒng tǒng)
 
Posts: 5877
Joined: 20 Jan 2011, 23:34
839 Recommends(s)
646 Recognized(s)



Re: Q about scooter parking

Postby urodacus » 06 May 2011, 19:48

Aah, you have a boom gate kind of thing? just saw the last meter off.
The prizes are a bottle of f*!@#$% SCOTCH and a box of cheap f!@#$#$ CIGARS!
Forumosan avatar
urodacus
Maitreya Buddha (Mílèfó)
 
Posts: 11299
Joined: 04 Nov 2004, 23:20
Location: banished by the Illudium Q-36 demodulator
203 Recommends(s)
255 Recognized(s)



FRIENDLY REMINDER
   Please remember that Forumosa is not responsible for the content that appears on the other side of links that Forumosans post on our forums. As a discussion website, we encourage open and frank debate. We have learned that the most effective way to address questionable claims or accusations on Forumosa is by engaging in a sincere and constructive conversation. To make this website work, we must all feel safe in expressing our opinions, this also means backing up any claims with hard facts, including links to other websites.
   Please also remember that one should not believe everything one reads on the Internet, particularly from websites whose content cannot be easily verified or substantiated. Use your common sense and do not hesitate to ask for proof.
Previous




Proceed to Legal Issues in Real Estate & Housing



Who is online

Forumosans browsing this forum: No Forumosans and 1 visitor

Later never exists -- UNKNOWN