Roslyn J. Kitchen is a graduate of Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College. Prior to joining Cohen Silverman Rowan, Ms. Kitchen served as Law Clerk to Justice James H. Carter, Supreme Court of Iowa, and was in private practice as a litigator for Cook & Franke in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is active in the promotion marketing industry as an association participant and frequent lecturer (see below). Roslyn Kitchen was born in Kendal England; admitted to the Oregon bar in 1993, Iowa bar in 1994, Wisconsin bar in 1996 and Colorado bar in 2001.
Hobart and William Smith Colleges (B.A. 1989)
Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College (J.D. 1992)
Association for Women Lawyers
Oregon State Bar
State Bar of Wisconsin
Colorado Bar Association
Publications & Presentations
Guest Lecturer, Northwestern University Graduate School of Marketing, Law, Policy and Ethics of Marketing “Sweepstakes and Lotteries”, February 2019.
Featured Speaker, “Sweepstakes, Promotions and Contest Laws”, NBI National Teleconference, November 2017.
Featured Speaker, “Sweepstakes, Contests and Lotteries: Evading Mistakes, Mindlessness and Madness”, MyLawCLE, January 2017.
Speaker, "UPLOAD! Sweepstakes and Contests Law", 2016 Media Financial Focus Annual Conference, Media Financial Management Association, Denver, Colorado
Northwestern University Graduate School of Marketing, Guest Lecturer, "Sweepstakes and Contests: Differentiating Gambling & Fantasy Sports." April 2016.
Featured Speaker, "Sweepstakes Contests and Promotions: Avoiding Legal Landmines" NBI National Teleconference, December 2015.
Northwestern University Graduate School of Marketing, Guest Lecturer, "Sweepstakes and Contests: Ironman Difficulties & Lottery Laws." April 2015.
Featured speaker, "Sweepstakes, Promotions and Contests Law," NBI day long national teleconference, August 2014.
March 8, 2013, Instructor "Sweepstakes and Promotions" Brunswick Corp., Illinois.
Featured Speaker, "Sweepstakes, Promotions and Contests Law", NBI national teleconference, December 2012.
Roundtable Panelist (at the request of the FTC), “Protecting Kids’ Privacy Online: Reviewing the COPPA Rule” to discuss whether technology changes warrant changes to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule.” Washington, D.C., June 2010.
Featured Speaker, “On-line and Text Promotions: R U OK” Oregon Bar Association, CLE Seminars, Oregon, September 2009.
Speaker, “Promotions in Cyberspace: An Introduction to Sweepstakes and Contests On-line,” California Bar Association Cyberspace Committee, California, September 2008.
Co-Author, "COPPA & the Protection of Children’s Privacy On-line,” Practicing Law Institute's Ninth Annual Institute on Privacy and Security Law, June 2008.
Speaker, "Privacy and Security Risks in Online Marketing & Advertising," Practicing Law Institute's Ninth Annual Institute on Privacy and Security Law, San Francisco, June 2008.
Speaker, "Privacy and Security Risks in Online Marketing & Advertising," Practicing Law Institute's Ninth Annual Institute on Privacy and Security Law, Chicago, August 2008.
Instructor, “Promotions and Compliance,” Cisco Systems, Inc., San Jose, 2007.
Speaker, "Sweepstakes and Contests" Advertising Law and Strategy Conference," Minnesota State Bar CLE Program, March 2004.
Speaker, “Marketing to Children: Compliance beyond COPPA,” American Conference Institute, Las Vegas, March 2004.
Speaker, “Sweepstakes: It’s Not Just a Game Anymore,” Boulder Bar Association, Boulder, 2004.