Hanna Tilus

Counsel, IP & Life Sciences, Stockholm

Hanna Tilus is a Stockholm-based Counsel specializing in intellectual property, marketing law and personal data protection (GDPR). Hanna has extensive experience from advising clients in various industries on IP- and technology-related topics, including transactions, licensing, technology transfers, co-marketing, R&D collaborations, complex commercial contracts, multi-jurisdictional IP-litigation and administrative appeals.

Hanna also has extensive in-house experience of the life sciences industry from working at the global life sciences company Bayer AB with responsibility for legal affairs, primarily in Sweden but also regarding global issues (including working out of Germany), such as regulatory issues, corporate compliance and GDPR.

Before joining Roschier in 2019, Hanna also worked for another major law firm in Stockholm and as a visiting lawyer at H&M Hennes & Mauritz.

Hanna Tilus’ experience includes advising:

  • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan in KRY’s €140 million capital raise;
  • Vy Group in the acquisition of the Flygbussarna business from Transdev;
  • Kenza Zouiten AB in a landmark case against the Swedish Consumer Ombudsman in the Swedish Patent and Market Court;
  • Bonnier in its acquisition of MittMedia;
  • Patricia Industries in Apoteket AB’s investment in Doktor 24 AB;
  • Real Capital Analytics, Inc. in the acquisition of Datscha from Stronghold Investment;
  • Funds advised by Castik Capital S.à r.l. in the acquisition of a majority stake in AddSecure.

Roschier (2019-)
Bayer AB, Senior Legal Counsel, Compliance Manager & Company Data Privacy Manager (2014-2018)
H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB, Visiting lawyer (2010-2011)
Advokatfirman Lindahl KB, Senior Associate (2008-2014)

Member of the Swedish Bar Association
Member of SFIR (Svenska Föreningen för Immaterialrätt)
Joint leader for Focus group Patents AIPPI (The Association for Protection of Intellectual Property) Sweden

“Intermistiskt förbud i patentmål” (Preliminary injunction in patent cases) co-authored with Hampus Rystedt, PatentEye 3/2019

“Vad händer med de immateriella tillgångarna i en konkurs?” (“What happens to the Intellectual Property Assets in a bankruptcy?”) , co-authored with Johan Hörnberg, Brand News 5/2013

“Den specifika mekanismen – ett undantag från den tillåtna parallellimporten av läkemedel” (The Specific Mechanism – an exception from the approved parallell import of Pharmaceuticals), co-authored with Håkan Borgenhäll, Patent Eye 2/2013

Chapter “When you are copied – IP litigation and alternative dispute resolution” in The Handbook of European Intellectual Property Management 3rd edition KoganPage /Adam Jolly 2012, co-authored with Håkan Borgenhäll

“The Pirate Bay case and implications of AIPPI membership for judges”, co-authored with Jonas Westerberg, AIPPI e-News 21 November 2011

“Barnförordningen ger möjlighet till förlängt tilläggsskydd” (“The Paediatric Regulation gives an opportunity to an extended Supplementary Protection Certificate”), co-authored with Håkan Borgenhäll, Patent Eye 2/2009
Patenteye 2009

“Swedish courts makes pirates pay”, co-authored with Henrik Wistam, Copyright World Magazine issue #191, June 2009

Stockholm University, LL.M. (2008)
Stockholm University, Bachelor’s degree Psychology (2005)

English, Swedish