UCC Faculty Of Law

Legal Capacity Conference 2016

 

Saturday 9 April 2016

 

Conference Information and Programme

     
 

Slides and Videos

     
 

Professor Peter Bartlett, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust Professor of Mental Health Law, University of Nottingham:
"Capacity Legislation and the Challenges of Implementation"   

Slides Video  
 

Professor Mary Donnelly, School of Law, University College Cork: 
"Policy and Principles in the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015" 

Slides Video  
  Ms Louise Loughlin, National Manager, National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities:
"Perspective on Capacity Issues from the National Advocacy Service"
Slides Video  
  Dr Alan Corkery, Consultant Psychiatrist in Rehabilitation Psychiatry, North Cork Mental Health Services:
"A Psychiatrist’s Perspective on the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015: Unanswered Questions" 
Slides    
 

Ms Áine Hynes, Partner, St.John Solicitors: 
"The Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 – What to Expect in Practice"

Slides    
         
         

  Other Mental Health Law Conferences at UCC

Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights

Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association

LLM and PhD programmes at School of Law, UCC