Does This Law Apply to My Organization in Mississippi?

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Author: XpertHR Editorial Team

Below are some of the most significant employment-related Mississippi laws applying to private employers and which employers must comply with each law. Be aware that there are other laws an employer might need to follow that are not listed here.


Law* Covered Employers**
Employment Security Law All employers
Mississippi Employment Protection Act All employers
Prohibition Against Employer Intimidation Act All employers
Mississippi Uniform Trade Secrets Act All employers

*Laws link to primary coverage on XpertHR.com; the law may be addressed in other places on XpertHR.com as well.

**Where "All employers" is listed, there may still be limited exceptions, such as agricultural employers or employers that employ only family members.