Strikes, Lockouts and Other "Economic Weapons": Maine
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Linda D. McGill, Bernstein Shur
- Private employees in Maine are permitted to strike and to take other protest and economic pressure measures as permitted by the National Labor Relations Act. See Right to Strike in the Private Sector.
- Main public sector employees do not have a right to strike. See No Right to Strike in the Public Sector.