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Maine Whistleblower Law

Whistleblowers protected under state Whistleblower Protection Act. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Maine have a False Claims Act?

Yes. The Maine False Claims Act covers any frauds against the state’s department of health and human services.

Does the Maine FCA have a whistleblower provision?

Yes, along with the Maine Whistleblowers Protections Act. These laws prohibit public and private employers from retaliating against any employee who discloses, in good faith, a violation of Maine law.

Does Maine recognize the public policy exception for wrongful termination?

No.