Unsolved Case Files



Unsolved Case Files (ucfiles.com) OPEN Contest: The 1000th member of our Facebook group Unsolved Case Files Group gets a $50 VISA Gift Card - Ends AUGUST 31, 2020.


1. Introduction

1.1 These Unsolved Case Files rules apply to all competitions, prize draws, promotions, giveaways and suchlike that are promoted on and run through our website or social media channels.

1.2 To enter a competition you must enter as directed on our website or social media channels.

1.3 Our competitions are free to enter (no purchase required, unless otherwise stated).

1.4 Promotions on social media are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Visa, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, LinkedIn or any other social network. You are providing your information to Unsolved Case Files the owner of ucfiles.com and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

2. Eligibility and entry restrictions

2.1 To be eligible to enter a competition:

(a) entrants must be a real person, at least 18 years old and permanently reside in Canada (proof of address or age may be required)

(b) entrants must not be our employee, officer or agent, or an employee, officer or agent of any person or organisation involved in the running of the competition, and you must not be a family relation of any such person.

(c) $50 VISA Gift Card competition entrants for our promotions on social media must have a genuine account and must "like" the Unsolved Case Files social network page (Facebook) as part of the entry process.

3. Start and closing dates

3.1 A competition shall open for entries at the time and on the date specified on our website and/or social media channels on May 24, 2020, and similarly, shall close to entries at the time and on the date specified on our website and social media channels on August 31, 2020. Unless otherwise stated, these times and dates are set to those for EDT (Eastern Daylight Time).

3.2 If the 1000th member of Facebook group Unsolved Case Files Group joined before the opening or after the closing of the competition will be invalid and will not be declared a winner of a $50 VISA Gift Card.

3.3 No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

3.4 Unsolved Case Files deserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of our control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible.

3.5 Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of all of these terms and conditions.

4. Judging

4.1 Competition entries shall be judged or winner selected on the basis of those criteria specified on our website and/or social media channels in relation to the competition.

4.2 If the 1000th member does not meet the eligibility requirements or is subject to any entry restrictions, that member shall not be entitled to be adjudged a winner, and will not be entitled to a $50 VISA Gift Card in any circumstances.

4.3 Our decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

5. Winners and prizes

5.1 Competition prize for each competition shall be specified on our website or social media channels.

5.2 Competition prize winner (the 1000th member of Facebook group Unsolved Case Files Group) will be notified of the competition result by email (if address is asked for/provided) or by direct message on social media (winner must therefore "like" or "follow" our social media accounts in order to be contacted about prizes) not more than 30 days following the closing date of the competition, and will receive their $50 VISA Gift Card not more than 60 days following that closing date.

5.3 Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the prize winner for 14 days but if the winner fails to respond to our notification attempts within this time or provide an address for delivery of the prize or fails to meet any of the eligibility requirements or is otherwise unable to comply with the competition terms and conditions, we reserve the right to disqualify that 1000th member and offer the $50 VISA Gift Card to the next eligible 1001th member and thereafter until a winner is found.

5.4 The results of a competition will be announced on our website within 30 days following the closing date of the competition. The announcement may include the name and photograph, the town or region of residence and prize details of the 1000th member.

The winner therefore agrees to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of town or region of residence in any post-prize-winning publicity names, surnames, towns or regions of residence and prize details. All other personal details collected as part of the competition will be used in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

Last modified: June 24, 2020