Forthright Privacy And Cookie Policy

This Privacy and Cookie Policy (“Policy”) describes how Forthright collects, uses, and discloses your personal information when you use our website (the “Website”) and our services (collectively, the “Services”).

Effective Date: [2024-04-06]

Your Privacy Matters.

Forthright is committed to protecting your privacy. We understand that you care about how your information is used and shared, and we respect your privacy choices. This Policy explains:

  • What information we collect about you
    • How we use your information
    • The legal basis for processing your information
    • When we share your information
    • Your rights regarding your information
    • How we use cookies
    • How we secure your information
    • How long we retain your information
    • How to contact us

Information We Collect

We collect several categories of information from you and about you (“Personal Information”) in order to provide you with our services. This information may include:

  • Contact Information: Name, email address, mailing address, and company name.
  • Account Information: When you create an account with us, we may collect additional information such as your username and password.
  • Usage Data: We may collect information about your use of the Website, such as the pages you visit, the time you spend on the Website, and the links you click.
  • Correspondence Information: We collect any content you share with us when you contact us through email, submit forms, or otherwise communicate with us.

How We Use Your Information

We use your Personal Information for the following purposes:

  • To provide and improve the Services
  • To create and manage your account
  • To communicate with you about the Services
  • To personalize your experience on the Website
  • To analyze your use of the Website
  • To comply with legal and regulatory obligations

Legal Basis for Processing

We process your Personal Information based on the following legal grounds:

  • Contract: In some cases, we need to process your information to fulfill our contractual obligations to you.
  • Legitimate Interests: We may also process your information for our legitimate interests, such as improving the Website or sending you marketing communications (with your consent).
  • Consent: In some cases, we may ask for your consent to process your information for a specific purpose.

Sharing Your Information

We may share your Personal Information with third-party service providers who help us operate our company (financial and/or legal services, IT services) and provide the Services (authorized neighboring rights societies). We will only share your Personal Information with these third parties under strict contractual obligations that require them to protect your information.

We may also disclose your Personal Information if required by law or to protect our rights or the safety of others.

Your Rights

You have certain rights regarding your Personal Information, including the right to:

  • Access your Personal Information
  • Rectify inaccurate Personal Information
  • Request deletion of your Personal Information
  • Restrict the processing of your Personal Information
  • Object to the processing of your Personal Information
  • Withdraw your consent (where applicable)


We use cookies on the Website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They allow the website to recognize you and remember your preferences (such as language or location).

You can choose to disable cookies through your browser settings. However, this may limit your ability to use certain features of the Website.


We take reasonable steps to protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no internet transmission is completely secure.


We will retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary to provide you with the Services, comply with legal and regulatory obligations, or resolve disputes.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us:

  • By email: hello[at]
  • By mail: Forthright Music, c/o Ali Mafi
    4388 Rue Saint-Denis
    Suite 200 # 876
    Montreal, QC, H2J 2L1

Changes to this Policy

We may update this Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Policy on the Website.