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 If you post material or upload images to our platforms, or otherwise make (or allow any third party) to make material available you must ensure:

  • The content you post using the services is owned by you and you control all of the rights to the content that you upload or otherwise you have the right to use such content, and does not violate the privacy or infringe another person’s or company’s intellectual property rights.
  • Any content you transmit or post on My RHS/My Garden or on any other RHS platform shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. To the full extent permitted by applicable law, we shall have no obligations to you or any third party with respect to such Content. 
  • The content does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content
  • You will post only content that is relevant and is not libellous or defamatory, inaccurate or misleading, and does not contain unethical or unwanted commercial content or mislead recipients as to the source of the material
  • You are solely responsible for your content and we recommend that you keep a back-up copy of it at all times.
By submitting content to RHS for inclusion on the Website, You grant RHS a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt, and publish the Content for the purpose of displaying, distributing, and promoting via RHS platforms and our other services, including new services that we may provide in the future
  • Any content you upload shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary.
  • We might also use the content for other purposes not subject to known legal restrictions, such as training machine learning models and scientific research
  • We reserve the right to block or remove your content for any reason, including as is in our opinion appropriate or as required by applicable laws and regulations. 

If You delete content, the RHS will use reasonable efforts to remove it from our platforms, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the content may not be made unavailable immediately, it may as a technical and administrative matter take some time or not be possible to achieve this.

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