Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: International affairs; Labor http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: International Labour Organization: Domestic Workers Convention http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403694_text International affairs; Labor - On September 5, 2013, the Domestic Workers Convention came into effect. It extends basic labor rights to domestic workers worldwide. The Convention, developed by the International Labour Organization (ILO), had to be ratified by two ILO... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403694_text Global Legal Monitor: International Labour Organization: Maritime Labour Convention in Force http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403672_text International affairs; Labor - On September 5, 2013, the Domestic Workers Convention came into effect. It extends basic labor rights to domestic workers worldwide. The Convention, developed by the International Labour Organization (ILO), had to be ratified by two ILO The Maritime Labour Convention of 2006 came into force on August 20, 2013, having been ratified by 47 countries. (MLC Maritime Labour Convention 2006, NORMLEX (International Labour Organization (ILO) website); Ratifications of MLC... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403672_text