Terms of use

The Société de la Place des Arts de Montréal welcomes you to its website (www.placedesarts.com, www.laplacedesarts.com, www.pda.qc.ca).

Please carefully read these conditions of use before browsing our site.

La Société de la Place des Arts de Montréal (“we”, “our”) welcomes you to our website (www.placedesarts.com, www.laplacedesarts.com, www.pda.qc.ca). Please read carefully all the terms and conditions of use before browsing our site. This agreement, which becomes effective when you access our site and remains in effect for an indefinite period, is legally binding. By browsing our website, you acknowledge and accept all the terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to modify such terms at our sole discretion and without prior notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions, please do not visit our website. In addition, it is your responsibility to read the Terms and Conditions regularly. You will be notified of any significant modifications to the Terms and Conditions at the e-mail address you have indicated in your registration.

Prior to purchasing on our website, you must have a user account and password. You acknowledge that the information you submit to us is accurate and complete. You agree to pay and are entirely responsible for paying any costs that you may incur, as well as any applicable taxes. We will not be held liable for any expenses that you may incur in respect of transactions carried out on our site. All transactions carried out using your account will be deemed to have been made by the account holder. The conditions of sale govern your transactions.

Unless otherwise indicated, the contents of the website do not constitute a commitment to contract on our behalf.
Data and information contained onour website are deemed to be reliable at the time of presentation. Despite our best efforts, we cannot guarantee that such data and information are accurate or complete and up to date at all times.
We can, at our sole discretion, add, delete or modify part or all of these services at any time and without prior notice.
You may consult our website and, subject to express restrictions or limitations on specific items on the site, you may make an electronic copy, download or print certain parts of the site for your exclusive personal use and not for any commercial purpose.
Harassment, regardless of the nature, in particular the use of obscene or abusive language in e-mail messages or other forms of communication, is strictly prohibited on this site. Users are also prohibited from harassing our employees, hosts, representatives or any other members or visitors to the site and from misusing their name or identity. In addition, you may not download, disseminate or post any documents or messages on this site, that are defamatory, obscene, threatening or abusive, that invade the privacy of any persons or that are otherwise unacceptable, that could constitute or incite a criminal act, that violate the rights of any individuals or that would bind a third party or violate the law. You may not download onto the site any commercial messages or use the site to encourage other persons to join or become member of an online commercial service or other organization.
The entire content of this site, including texts, images, graphics, interfaces, codes, content selection and layout (the “Content”) is our property and is protected by copyright. Reproduction, publication, redistribution, transmission or any other form of use without our prior written consent is strictly prohibited.
All the trade-marks, whether registered or not, and all the business names (collectively the “Trade-marks”) are our property or the property of the respective holder who granted us the right and authorization to use such Trade-marks. Without limitation, trade-marks indicated on this website and that appear in the following list are our property:

  • Société de la Place des Arts de Montréal;
  • Café de la Place;
  • Les Mélodînes;
  • Les Midis du monde;
  • On vous a gardé la meilleure place;
  • Sons et brioches;
  • Magazine de la Place des Arts.


By sending us notes, messages, ideas, making suggestions, presenting concepts or submitting other messages, you are irrevocably assigning and transferring your rights and waiving all moral rights thereto for the duration of the right, in perpetuity, anywhere in the world. Consequently, you grant us the right to publish them, in any format, including for promotional and advertising purposes.

We may provide links to other websites that are owned and operated by third parties. Such sites belong to third parties with whom we have no affiliation; consequently, we have no control over their gathering of personal information and privacy-protection practices, which may differ from and are independent of ours. We will therefore not be held liable for and do not offer any warranties as to the accuracy, currency and completeness of any information contained on such sites.  

The inclusion of links on our website must not be deemed to be a recommendation or approval of the trade-marks, business names, brands, images, logos, symbols or other copyright-protected items contained on such sites or accessible through such sites. The presence of such links on our site in no way indicates that we are affiliated or associated with them or that we are legally authorized to use them.
However, you are entitled to communicate your comments on the links added to our website.


All the information you provide us is governed by our privacy policy. Please read our privacy statement for further information.


Although we strive to provide up-to-date and accurate information on our website, errors or omissions may occur. As a result, we do not provide any guarantees or make any representations as to the accuracy or reliability of the information contained on this or any other website.
This website, the Content, information, services and products provided herein, including, without limitation, the texts, graphics and links, are provided on an “as-is” basis, without any guarantees, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all guarantees, express or implied, including, without limitation, implied guarantees of quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or absence of computer viruses and guarantees arising from established business practices or course of performance. We do not make any representations or give guarantees that the functions contained on this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that failures will be corrected or that the website or server providing access thereto are free of viruses or other harmful components. We do not provide any guarantees or make representations regarding the integrity, consistency, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, currency, reliability or other quality of the components of our site.
Under no circumstances shall we be held liable for direct, indirect, special or punitive damages or for monetary loss, even if you have informed us in advance of the possibility , be it a remedy for contractual, extra-contractual or civil liability or any other legal theory resulting from or in respect of the use, inability to use or execution of services or products offered, and in information or messages posted on the website. This limitation of liability clause shall apply notwithstanding any limited remedy available at law.
You use this website at your own risk and you agree not to claim otherwise. 


These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in the Province of Québec, and any disputes will be brought before the competent Québec court in the District of Montréal. Should any provision of the Terms and Conditions be deemed invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision will be dissociated from the other provisions in the terms and conditions; the latter will remain in force.
If you suffer any prejudice or disagree, in any way whatsoever, with the provisions of the present Terms and Conditions, your sole remedy is to leave this website.
The terms and conditions and all other legal notices displayed on this website constitute the entire agreement between you and us in respect of the use of this website and its Content.

 Last update: November, 2015

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