Business and Civil Litigation Personal Injury and General Negligence General Corporate and Business Law Intellectual Property Litigation/Licensing Labor & Employment
Jamie N. Hage has over thirty- five years of business and civil litigation experience. He has litigated cases in both federal and state courts, with a focus on complex business and commercial disputes, intellectual property matters, and personal injury, professional negligence and employment law. Mr. Hage also serves as general outside counsel for many of his corporate clients. He represents small, mid-size, and publicly traded companies as well as individual and other private clients in a broad range of areas including contracts, corporate/shareholder disputes, intellectual property matters, trade secret misappropriation and unfair competition, labor and employment, personal injury and general negligence, insurance, banking, and real estate matters. Mr. Hage has also counseled companies on intellectual property evaluation, protection, licensing, contract negotiations, and franchise compliance and enforcement.
Mr. Hage is a distinguished member of the legal community who is well recognized by his colleagues. In 2007, based on a survey of Mr. Hage’s peers, Boston Magazine recognized Mr. Hage as a “New England Super Lawyer” in Business Litigation and has been recognized as a New England Super Lawyer each year since. He has also been recognized in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for his achievements in the area of Business Litigation. Most recently, Mr. Hage was selected as “Lawyer of the Year” in Intellectual Property (2013) by New Hampshire Magazine, and his peers have selected him for inclusion in the 20th Edition of “The Best Lawyers in America” (2013) in the following practice areas: Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Patent Litigation.
Attorney Jamie N. Hage, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 in the fields of Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation – Patent, and Litigation – Intellectual Property. Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Woodward/White, Inc. compiles lists of outstanding attorneys by state, conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
Selected Reported Cases
Bilden Properties, LLC et al. v S. Gerald Birin et al. 75 A.3d 1143 (NH , 2013)/Real Estate Mortgage Holder priority of claims;
Merrimack Valley Wood Products v. Near 152 NH 192 (2005) Non-competition/ Restrictive covenants;
ACG Credit Co. v Gill 152 NH 260 (2005) Commercial contract/UCC Article 9;
Knapp-Schenck & Co v Lancer Management 2004 U.S. Dist. Lexis 305 (D. MA 2004) Trade secrets;
Nordica USA v Sorensen 2007 U.S.Dist.13500 (2007) Patent/Jurisdiction;
Multi-Tech Inc v Forcheim 2007 U.S.Dist Lexis 9279 (2007) Patent/ Jurisdiction;
Hypertherm Inc v American Torch Tip Co. 2007 US Dist. Lexis 67579 (D.NH) Patent Infringement;
Curtis Mfg. v Plasti-Clip 933 F.Supp.107 (1995 D.NH) Unfair competition/Conversion;
Boldcu v Beal Bank 167 F. 3d 667 (1999) Lender Liability;
Mesiti v Microdot Inc. 158 B.R. 113 (1993) Bankruptcy;
Davidson v Rand 2005 DNH 60; 2005 U.S. Dist. Lexis 5871(2005) Breach Of Fiduciary Duties/Jurisdiction;
Lane v Harborside Healthcare 2002 DNH 132; 2002 U.S. Dist Lexis 13568(2002) Employment/ADA;
Flags I v Boston Five Cents Savings 831 F.Supp 928 (1993 DNH) Anti-Trust;
Puritan Furniture Corp. v Comarc 519 F.Supp. 56 (1981 DNH) Trademark Infringement.
Mr. Hage is admitted to practice in all federal and state courts in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, and is admitted to the United States Supreme Court and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the First Circuit. He has also appeared on motion before many courts throughout the United States from New York to California.