Strikes, Lockouts and Other "Economic Weapons": Mississippi
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Melissa Gonzalez Boyce, XpertHR Legal Editor
- The right of private employees to strike is governed exclusively by the federal National Labor Relations Act. See Private Employees.
- Public school teachers are prohibited from striking. See Prohibition on Strikes by Teachers.
- Mississippi's ban against striking by public school teachers equally applies to other public employees. See Prohibition on Strikes by Other Public Employees.