The laws are specific on towing in Texas. They have to have the signs on either side of ALL entrances. They have to be conspicuous.
The first step is to ask for a tow hearing, which is cheap and easy. The second step is a civil suit, which is much more work, but can wind up rewarding you with a $1000 plus 3x the fees.
Find an attorney who is knowledgeable in this field of the law as soon as you can. As you already know, the law is very specific on this matter and you seem to be already half way home.
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I found two resources for you:
http://www.texastowingcompliance.com/ Pat Johnson non-attorney expert on towing?
Hope this helps.
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