Terms Of Use


The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization (“R&H”) maintains www.rnh.com and its related web sites at www.rnhtheatricals.com, www.williamsonmusic.com , and www.irvingberlin.com (collectively, the “Site”) for your personal information, entertainment, and enjoyment. Please feel free to browse, download from, and otherwise use the Site. At the same time, please remember that your access to the Site is subject to the following rules (the “Rules”) as well as all applicable laws. By accessing and using the Site, you accept and agree to the Rules without limitation or qualification, and acknowledge that any other agreements you may have with R&H are superseded by the Rules, to the extent any conflict exists. If you do not agree with these Rules, please do not use the Site.

R&H may at any time revise these Rules by updating this posting. You are bound by such revisions and should therefore visit this page to review the current Rules from time to time.

Use of the Site

Unless otherwise specifically indicated, you may download material displayed on the Site for non-commercial use only and you may not sell, distribute, modify, copy, publish, transmit, use, or reuse any of the contents of the Site for any commercial purpose without the written consent of R&H. Except as otherwise agreed to in writing by R&H, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices on downloaded and/or copied material. You may not access or use the Site in any way that could or is intended to damage or impair the Site, or any server or network underlying the Site, or interfere with anyone else's use and enjoyment of the Site.

Copyrights and Other Proprietary Rights

You should assume that everything on the Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and that it must not be used except as provided in the Rules or with the express written consent of R&H. R&H neither warrants nor represents that your use of the material displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties. Any product, service, program, or technology described on the Site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright, trademark, or patent rights). Any such right that is not expressly licensed herein is reserved by R&H.

Images of people or places displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by, R&H. Use of these images by you or other third parties is prohibited unless expressly permitted in the Rules or elsewhere on the Site. Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and other applicable regulations and statutes.

Trademarks and Brand Names

The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the “Trademarks”) displayed on the Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of R&H and other third parties. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of R&H or such third party that may own the Trademark. Misuse of any Trademarks, or any other content, displayed on the Site is prohibited. R&H aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights, including via civil and criminal proceedings. Please note that the presence of a third party’s logo does not constitute an endorsement by R&H of a particular company or organization, or its programs, products, or services.


Apart from your personal information (which is addressed in the Privacy Policy), any communication or material you send to the Site, including comments and suggestions, is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be used by R&H for any purpose unless otherwise stated in the Privacy Policy.

No Warranties / Limitation of Liability

YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES PROVIDED OR REFERENCED ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF ANY KIND. While R&H may use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, R&H makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of any such information. R&H does not in any way make any warranties, representations or guarantees about results that may be achieved by using or following the information contained on the Site or that the information provided will fulfill any particular purpose or need. R&H may periodically add, change, or improve any of the information, products and services described on the Site without notice. R&H assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the Site. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, NEITHER R&H NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THE SITE IS LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, HOWEVER CAUSED, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, THE SITE, EVEN IF R&H HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.


R&H has not reviewed all of the sites which are linked to the Site, and the fact of such links does not indicate any approval or endorsement of any material contained on any linked site. R&H is not responsible for the contents of any site linked to the Site. Your connection to and use of any such linked site is at your own risk.


R&H reserves the right to deny use of all or part of the Site to any user for any reason without notification. R&H may, in it sole discretion and at any time, modify or terminate the Site and remove or refuse to post any information, content or materials.

Legal Information

The Rules will be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of New York. Each party to the Site Rules hereby submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts within the State of New York, and waives any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.

Any failure by R&H to enforce any of its rights under the Rules or applicable laws shall not constitute a waiver of such right. If any provision of the Rules is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you, R&H, and the court shall endeavor to give effect to the intent reflected in that provision, and the remaining Rules provisions shall retain their full force and effect.

You agree to follow any applicable laws in your use of the Site. Among other things, United States and foreign export control laws regulate the export and re-export of technology originating in the United States and such foreign countries. You will abide by these laws and regulations as applicable and will not transfer, directly or indirectly, by electronic transmission or otherwise, any content or software from the Site to or from any countries or foreign nationals in violation of such laws or regulations.

Please also read the Site Privacy Policy, which is part of the Rules and which you accept. If you have any questions, comments or complaints about the Site or R&H, please feel free to please contact us at:

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization
229 W. 28th St., 11th Floor
New York, New York 10001
E-mail: editor@rnh.com