When I first started, the gym I am currently in was paying my salary. They gave me a credit card and let me order equipment to start the CrossFit gym. They never put anything in writing or verbal about the equipment being on loan. This was 2/2015. As of 9/2016 they told me I was no longer going to get paid, but had to rent the space from them. They never at that point made any mention of the equipment we were using that they had let us buy. I insured the equipment for theft and damages in case of fire etc. We are not leaving and they want the equipment. However there is no proof they loaned it to us. When we started paying rent in the space they didnt ask for it back. The original quote from the equipment company shows it was sold to me, (with their credit card and their billing address) however they never wrote an agreement regarding it. I want the equipment for our move, since we did the upkeep and replaced some, and have paid insurance ($700 worth). Is there any way for me to claim since they never stated terms, that I could take it since I have been using it since 2015 and technically insured it on my own since 2016. They neglected to set terms or anything.
Since they paid for it while you were working for them, you have a very tough argument. That you put your name on the purchase is something that could help you or be harmful(criminal?)
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