Welcome to the Monette Barakett website. Please take a few moments to read through our website’s terms of use and our privacy statement. By visiting our website, you agree to be bound by the below terms and conditions, and you commit to respect them. Monette Barakett reserves the right to make changes to these terms and conditions, without notice and at its sole discretion, and you commit to respect these changes.


The information available on our Web site shall not be considered legal advice. We recommend that you consult a lawyer for the completion of an individual analysis of the facts of your situation.


Monette Barakett is careful to ensure that the website does not contain any errors, misprints, inaccuracies or omissions. However, we cannot guarantee that there will be no such errors or omissions. Monette Barakett will, under no circumstances, be held liable for damages of any type, including actual or indirect losses stemming from the use of the information found on its website.


You acknowledge that Monette Barakett cannot be held liable, directly or indirectly, in any way, for any loss or damage, of any type, stemming from the use of its website. We cannot be held responsible for the faulty operation of external sites. Inserting links does not indicate that we approve the content of those sites and in no way implies a partnership between Monette Barakett and these operators. You are responsible for examining and evaluating such content and assuming any risks associated with this use.


If you would like to create a hyperlink to the Monette Barakett website, you may do so only in a way that preserves the website address and the website’s frames.


Monette Barakett grants a restricted use licence permitting you to display on your screen, print, download and use the text and other content available from its website for non-commercial, personal or educational use, on the condition that:

  • The content is reproduced in full; and
  • The source, being Monette Barakett S.E.N.C., is indicated.


All of the content on our website (text, logos, buttons, images, photos, icons, videos, audio tracks, software and applications) is the exclusive property of Monette Barakett, its suppliers or the entities that granted a right of use. The content is protected by Canadian and international laws governing copyrights and intellectual property.


We are committed to respecting the confidentiality of the personal information that we collect. Your personal information is collected by way of forms, namely, a registration form for our website’s newsletter as well as a contact form. We use this information to send you details about our firm, our columns, our conferences, etc.

Under the new Act respecting the protection of personal information in the private sector, the firm’s managing partner, Jean-François Pedneault, is designated as the person in charge of the protection of personal information.


The personal information that we collect is saved in a secure environment. Those who work for us are required to respect the confidentiality of your information. We are committed to maintaining a high level of confidentiality by integrating the latest technological innovations, which allow us to ensure your information is kept confidential. However, as no process offers perfect security, there is always some risk involved in transmitting personal information.


We commit to abide by the legislative provisions set out in the Act Respecting the Protection of Personal Information in the Private Sector. This policy is governed by the applicable laws of the province of Quebec, Canada. Any dispute between you and Monette Barakett shall be settled by the Quebec courts, sitting in the district of Montreal. You irrevocably accept to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of these courts regarding any dispute.