All acts or contracts which confer the partners want an authentic character, either because they are required by law or because they wish for security reasons .
A contract is made up of clauses , terms and various complex conditions . The notary will provide explanations and advice. The final agreement is subject to a deed having probative value. Now, actions and contracts are value judgment that they pass before the notary . It is responsible for authenticating and keep them.
The notary keeps the original ("minutes") and issue copies to keep them for an indefinite period and guarantee its integrity