Mary Donnelly

University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty

Senior Lecturer

Aras na Laoi

Western Road

Cork

Ireland

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

The Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015: Implications for Healthcare Decision-Making

(2016) 22(2) Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland 65-77
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Oct 2017
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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Capacity; healthcare; supported decision-making; advance decision-making

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Abortion Law Reform in Ireland: A Model for Change

2015 Feminists@Law 5(1)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
University of Birmingham - Birmingham Law School, University of Kent - Canterbury Campus, Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham, UK, University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty, Queen Mary, University of London, Trinity College (Dublin), University of Birmingham - Birmingham Law School, University College Cork, National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Faculty of Law and Keele University
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abortion, legal reform, legislation, legislative drafting, feminism, reproductive justice

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Best Interests, Patient Participation and the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Medical Law Review, Vol. 17, pp. 1-29, 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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best interests, patients, incapacity, participation, Mental Capacity Act 2005

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The Financial Services Ombudsman: Asking the 'Existential Question'

Dublin University Law Journal, Vol 35, pp 229-260, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Dec 2012
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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consumer law, administrative law, access to justice

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Health Research, Consent and the GDPR Exemption

This is a pre-edited version of M.Donnelly and M.McDonagh ‘Health Research, Consent and the GDPR Exemption’ (2019) 26(2) European Journal of Health Law 97-119
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 May 2019
Mary Donnelly and Maeve McDonagh
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); data protection; health research; consent; capacity; research exemption

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Child-Friendly Healthcare: Delivering on the Right to Be Heard

Medical Law Review, Vol. 19, pp. 27-54, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2013
Mary Donnelly and Ursula Kilkelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork (UCC) - School of Law
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Children, healthcare, rights, participation

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Capacity Assessment Under the Mental Capacity Act 2005: Delivering on the Functional Approach

Legal Studies, Vol. 29, pp. 464-491, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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capacity, assessment, Mental Capacity Act 2005, functional test, MacCATT-T

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From Autonomy to Dignity: Treatment for Mental Disorders and the Focus for Patient Rights

26 Law in Context 37-61, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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Mental Health Policies And Laws On The Island Of Ireland

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2022/07
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Apr 2022
University of Edinburgh - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast, University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty, Queen's University Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Law School
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mental health, mental health policies, mental health laws, mental health policies, Northern Ireland, Ireland, island of Ireland

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Determining Best Interests Under the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Medical Law Review, Vol 19, 304-313, 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Jan 2013
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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mental capacity, decision making, best interests

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Assessing Legal Capacity: Process and the Operation of the Functional Test

Judicial Studies Institute Journal, Vol. 2, p. 141, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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capacity, incapacity, assessment, human rights, functional test

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The Role of Family in Mental Health Law: A Framework for Transformation

(2013) 25(4) Child and Family Law Quarterly 305
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Dec 2014
Mary Donnelly and Claire Murray
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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Family, Mental Health, Feminist Theory

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Developing a Legal Framework for Advance Healthcare Planning: Comparing England & Wales and Ireland

This is a pre-review version of an article published in (2017) 24(1) European Journal of Health Law 67-84
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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Mental Capacity Law, Advance decision-making, Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015, Mental Capacity Act 2005, Enduring powers of attorney

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The Effect of Information Based Consumer Protection: Lessons from a Study of the Irish Online Market

Twigg-Flesner Yearbook of Consumer Law 2007 (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Mary Donnelly and Fidelma White
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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consumer protection, information provision, European consumer policy, online selling

15.

COVID-19 Vaccination In The UK And Ireland: Ethics In Practice

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2021/16
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Jul 2021
Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, University College Cork - School of Law, University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Law School and University College Cork
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COVID-19, COVID-19 Vaccination, COVID-19 Vaccination Programme, United Kingdom, Ireland, Ethics, Values, Law, Vaccine Regulation, Vaccine hesitancy, Vaccine inequalities

16.

Community Based Care and Compulsion: What Role for Human Rights?

Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 15, pp. 782-793, 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jan 2012
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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mental health, community treatment orders, human rights, neo-liberalism

17.

Keeping the Secrets of the Dead? An Evaluation of the Statutory Framework for Access to Information About Deceased Persons

Legal Studies, Vol. 31, pp. 42-70, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
Mary Donnelly and Maeve McDonagh
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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Deceased persons, Access to health records, freedom of information, posthumous privacy

18.

Depression and Consent to Treatment: The Limits of a Capacity Based Approach

Pre-edited version of Ch 18 of Charles Foster and Jonathan Herring (eds) Depression: Law and Ethics (Oxford University Press, 2017)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jul 2018
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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capacity; depression; consent; recovery; phenomenology

19.

Irish Consumer Law: Asserting a Domestic Agenda

Dublin University Law Journal website, 2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Nov 2013
Mary Donnelly and Fidelma White
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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consumer law, maximum harmonization, domestic agenda, understanding consumers

20.

General Scheme of Access to Abortion Bill 2015

(2015) Feminists@law 5(1)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jul 2015
University of Birmingham - Birmingham Law School, University of Kent - Canterbury Campus, Birmingham Law School, University of Birmingham, UK, University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty, Queen Mary, University of London, Trinity College (Dublin), University of Birmingham - Birmingham Law School, University College Cork, National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Faculty of Law and Keele University
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Abortion law, legal drafting, legislation, legal reform, reproductive justice, international human rights

21.

Report on Irish Consumers' Awareness and Knowledge of Legal Rights

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2013
Mary Donnelly and Fidelma White
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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Consumer knowledge, Consumer law, Consumer Rights

22.

The Management of COVID-19 in Care Homes in Ireland And England: Ethical and Legal Issues in a Time of Pandemic

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2022/11
Number of pages: 153 Posted: 09 Jun 2022
University College Cork - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Law School and University College Cork
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COVID-19, Care Homes, Ethics, Human Rights, Law, Regulation, Governance, Accountability

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Abortion Care in Ireland: Developing Legal and Ethical Frameworks for Conscientious Provision

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Jan. 2020; 148: 127–132
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Dec 2019
Mary Donnelly and Claire Murray
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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Abortion, Abortion law reform, Conscientious provision of abortion, Ethical guidance for conscientious abortion provision, Ireland

24.

Access to Health Information in Respect of Deceased Persons: The Law in Ireland

(2010) Medico-legal Journal of Ireland Vol. 16, Issue 1, 7-15
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Jun 2014
Mary Donnelly and Maeve McDonagh
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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Hidden in Plain Sight?: Gender in the Irish Financial Crisis

Hidden in Plain Sight?: Gender in the Irish Financial Crisis in eds. Lyndsey Black and Peter Dunne, Law and Gender in Modern Ireland: Critique and Reform (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2019)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Apr 2019
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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gender, financial crisis, guarantees, sexually transmitted debt, private law

26.

Best Interests in the Mental Capacity Act: Time to Say Goodbye?

(2016) 24(3) Medical Law Review 318-332
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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Autonomy, Best interests, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Court of Protection, Dignity, Impaired capacity, Will and preference

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Treatment Reviews: Legalism, Process and Rights Protection

Eds B. McSherry and P. Weller 'Rethinking Rights-Based Mental Health Law' (Oxford:Hart Publishing, 2010)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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mental health, treatment reviews, human rights

28.

Changing Values and Growing Expectations: The Evolution of Capacity Law

(2017) 70(1) Current Legal Problems 305-336
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jan 2019
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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Capacity, Empowerment, Human Rights, Legalisation, Systems

29.

Early Medical Abortion Care in Ireland: Conscientious Provision and the Role of Law

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jun 2023
Mary Donnelly and Claire Murray
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty and University College Cork
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abortion, Ireland, conscience, EMA

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Patient-Centred Dying: The Role of Law

This is a pre-edited version of Chapter 15 of Mary Donnelly and Claire Murray (eds), Ethical and Legal Debates in Irish Healthcare: Confronting Complexities (Manchester University Press, 2016)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Jul 2018
Mary Donnelly
University College Cork (UCC) - Law Faculty
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end-of-life; dignity; autonomy; patient-centred; ethics; law