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Brenda Daly

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Biography

BA(Hons), MA, PhD. Dr Brenda Daly is an Associate Professor of Law in the School of Law and Government, Dublin City University, where she lectures on healthcare law, law and dispute resolution (arbitration and mediation), and employment law. She is the European Association of Health Law National Contact for Ireland and is the Irish Chairperson of the National Mediation Chapter of the European Court of Arbitration. She is currently the DCU representative on the Council of the Irish Association of Law Teachers. Dr Daly has undertaken various responsibilities in the School, serving as Head of the Law Group and Director of the Socio-Legal Research Centre 2007-2011; Chairperson, BCL (Law & Society) 2013-2016. Previously Dr Daly was the co-Principal Investigator of an Irish Research Council of the Humanities and Social Sciences/ Department of Foreign Affairs Conflict Resolution Unit funded project that examined the capacity of the EU as an international peace mediator (2009-2010).

Research Interests

Brenda's main research interests are in the areas of dispute resolution and healthcare law. Brenda has a particular interest in patients' rights and the legal accountability of the medical profession. Brenda is undertaking research on mediation and conflict resolution. Brenda welcomes applications from prospective LL.M (Research) or PhD students in any area of healthcare law or dispute resolution. Brenda also has an interest in employment law issues. She has co-authored a book on Irish Employment Law, published by Clarus Press in 2010.

Books

  Year Publication
2010 Principles of Irish Employment Law.
Daly, Brenda and Doherty, Michael (2010) Principles of Irish Employment Law. Dublin: Clarus Press. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2013 'Abortion Law in Ireland'
Daly, Brenda (2013) 'Abortion Law in Ireland' In: in Beran, R. (ed.) Legal and Forensic Medicine. Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg. [Details]
2013 'The use of mediation as an alternative to litigation for medical negligence cases'
Brenda Daly (2013) 'The use of mediation as an alternative to litigation for medical negligence cases' In: Le droit de la santé et la justice/ The Right to Health and Justice. France: Les Etudes Hospitalières. [Details]
2011 'Conceptualising International Peace Mediation - Bring Back the Law'
Daly, Brenda and Higgins, N (2011) 'Conceptualising International Peace Mediation - Bring Back the Law' In: in Frenkel, David (ed.) International Law, Conventions and Justice. Athens: ATINER. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2011 'braxton Hick's or the birth of a New Era? Tracing the development of Ireland's Abortion Laws in Respect of European Court of Human Rights Jurisprudence'
Daly B. (2011) 'braxton Hick's or the birth of a New Era? Tracing the development of Ireland's Abortion Laws in Respect of European Court of Human Rights Jurisprudence'. European Journal of Health Law, 18 (4):375-395 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Access to abortion services: The impact of the European Convention on Human Rights in Ireland'
Daly B. (2011) 'Access to abortion services: The impact of the European Convention on Human Rights in Ireland'. Medicine and Law, 30 (2):267-278 [Details]
2011 'International peace mediation through a legal lens'
Brenda Daly (2011) 'International peace mediation through a legal lens'. AUSTRALASIAN DISPUTE RESOLUTION JOURNAL, 22 :238-246 [Details]
2011 'International Peace Mediation through a Legal Lens'
Daly Brenda and Higgins,N (2011) 'International Peace Mediation through a Legal Lens'. AUSTRALASIAN DISPUTE RESOLUTION JOURNAL, 22 :238-246 [Details]
2010 'Resolving Armed Conflict: The Acehnese Experience of Mediation'
Daly, Brenda and Higgins, N (2010) 'Resolving Armed Conflict: The Acehnese Experience of Mediation'. US-CHINA LAW REVIEW, 7 (3) :1-14 [Details]
2010 'International Peace Mediators and Codes of Conduct: An Analysis. The Journal of Humanitarian Assistance. Available at http://jha.ac/2010/08/04/international-peace-mediators-and-codes-of-conduct-an-analysis/ '
Daly, Brenda, Bolger, S & HigginsN (2010) 'International Peace Mediators and Codes of Conduct: An Analysis. The Journal of Humanitarian Assistance. Available at http://jha.ac/2010/08/04/international-peace-mediators-and-codes-of-conduct-an-analysis/ '. 4th August [Details]
2009 'Patient consent, the anaesthetic nurse and the peri-operative environment: Irish law and informed consent'
Daly, Brenda (2009) 'Patient consent, the anaesthetic nurse and the peri-operative environment: Irish law and informed consent'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHETIC AND RECOVERY NURSING, :3-10 [Details]
2009 'Patient consent, the anaesthetic nurse and the peri-operative environment: Irish law and informed consent'
Brenda Daly (2009) 'Patient consent, the anaesthetic nurse and the peri-operative environment: Irish law and informed consent'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHETIC AND RECOVERY NURSING, 10 :3-10 [Details]
2005 'Wrongful birth, wrongful conception, and the Irish Constitution'
Daly, Brenda (2005) 'Wrongful birth, wrongful conception, and the Irish Constitution'. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH LAW, Volume 12 :57-76 [Details]
2005 'Wrongful birth, wrongful conception, and the Irish Constitution'
Brenda Daly (2005) 'Wrongful birth, wrongful conception, and the Irish Constitution'. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH LAW, 12 :57-76 [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2010 'The Use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool'
Brenda Daly , Higgins (2010) 'The Use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool' Other, . [Details]
2010 'The use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool'
Daly, Brenda and Higgins, N (2010) 'The use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool' Working Papers in International Studies Series. (Paper No. 2010-8), Centre for International Studies, Dublin City University. Available at http://doras.dcu.ie, . [Details]

Conference Contributions

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2015 21st Annual World Association of Medical Law World Congress,
Daly, Brenda (2015) Irregular migrants' right to access healthcare in Ireland. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 21st Annual World Association of Medical Law World Congress, Coimbra, Portugal , 02-AUG-15 - 06-AUG-15 [Details]
2015 21st Annual World Association of Medical Law World Congress (European Association of Health Law/European Journal of Health Law joint workshop),
Daly, Brenda (2015) Age Discrimination and Access to Healthcare Services. [], 21st Annual World Association of Medical Law World Congress (European Association of Health Law/European Journal of Health Law joint workshop), Coimbra, Portugal , 02-AUG-15 - 06-AUG-15 [Details]
2013 Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2013) Legal Education Version 2.0: the benefits and challenges of installing Web 2.0 technology in the law classroom. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference, York Law School, University of York , 26-MAR-13 - 28-MAR-13 [Details]
2013 Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice, Perspectives - Celebrating Women as ADR Leaders,
Daly, Brenda (2013) Examining mediation’s suitability for resolving medical negligence claimants’ objectives. [], Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice, Perspectives - Celebrating Women as ADR Leaders, Law Society of Ireland, Dublin , 08-MAR-13 - 08-MAR-13 [Details]
2013 Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice and Perspectives - Celebrating Women as ADR Leaders,
Daly, Brenda (2013) Exploring the role of the international peace mediator. [], Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice and Perspectives - Celebrating Women as ADR Leaders, Law Society of Ireland, Dublin , 08-MAR-13 - 08-MAR-13 [Details]
2012 From X to A B C: 20 Years On,
Daly, Brenda (2012) 'Braxton Hicks' or birth of a new era? The impact of A B C on Irish abortion law. [], From X to A B C: 20 Years On, University College Cork , 25-FEB-12 - 25-FEB-12 [Details]
2012 The International Congress on Medical Law, Pharmaceutical Law, Bioethics and Social Policy,
Daly, Brenda (2012) Implementation of the rules of international health law in Ireland. [Conference Organising Committee Member], The International Congress on Medical Law, Pharmaceutical Law, Bioethics and Social Policy, Kiev, Ukraine , 18-APR-12 - 21-APR-12 [Details]
2012 EU's Peace Mediation Capacities: Leveraging for peace through fresh ideas,
Daly, Brenda (2012) Enhancing the EU's peace mediation capacities: extrapolating lessons from the legal mediation framework. [], EU's Peace Mediation Capacities: Leveraging for peace through fresh ideas, Helsinki , 13-JUN-12 - 13-JUN-12 [Details]
2012 International Conference on Medical Law,
Daly, Brenda (2012) The use of mediation as an alternative to litigation for medical negligence cases. [], International Conference on Medical Law, Toulouse , 02-JUL-12 - 03-JUL-12 [Details]
2012 Irish Association of Law Teacher's Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2012) Legal Education in a Digital Age: Can Web 2.0 technology enhance the student learning experience and increase student engagement?. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Irish Association of Law Teacher's Annual Conference, Dublin , 16-NOV-12 - 18-NOV-12 [Details]
2011 Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2011) Engaging NGOs in Aceh - Analysis of the EU's Effectiveness as a Mediator. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sussex, Brighton , 12-APR-11 - 14-APR-11 [Details]
2011 Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2011) Co-convenor of the Conflict and Security Law Stream. [], Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Sussex, Brighton , 12-APR-11 - 14-APR-11 [Details]
2011 European Association of Health Law, Third European Conference on Health Law - An Ageing Europe, Health Law Revisited,
Daly, Brenda (2011) Capacity to consent to medical treatment: legal issues for guardian and proxy decision-making for incapacitated elderly patients in Ireland. [Conference Organising Committee Member], European Association of Health Law, Third European Conference on Health Law - An Ageing Europe, Health Law Revisited, Leuven, Belgium , 05-OCT-11 - 07-OCT-11 [Details]
2010 Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2010) Tracing the role of the EU as an actor in international conflict mediation. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference, University of the West of England, Bristol , 30-MAR-10 - 01-APR-10 [Details]
2010 7th Annual International Conference on Law,
Daly, Brenda (2010) Conceptualising International Peace Mediation - Bring Back the Law. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 7th Annual International Conference on Law, Athens, Greece , 19-JUL-10 - 22-JUL-10 [Details]
2010 18th World Congress on Medical Law,
Daly, Brenda (2010) Access to Abortion Services: The Impact of the European Convention on Human Rights in Ireland. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 18th World Congress on Medical Law, Zagreb, Croatia , 08-AUG-10 - 12-AUG-10 [Details]
2010 Irish Assocation of Law Teachers Annual Conference 2010,
Daly, Brenda (2010) Time for change? How will Ireland's membership of the Council of Europe impact Irish abortion law?. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Irish Assocation of Law Teachers Annual Conference 2010, Limerick , 26-NOV-10 - 28-NOV-10 [Details]
2009 Socio-legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2009) Conflict resolution - the role of the international peace mediator. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Socio-legal Studies Association Annual Conference, De Montfort University, Leicester , 07-APR-09 - 09-APR-09 [Details]
2009 Socio-legal Studies Association - Conflict and Security Law Stream Co-Convenor,
Daly, Brenda (2009) Conflict and Security Law Stream. [Invited Oral Presentation], Socio-legal Studies Association - Conflict and Security Law Stream Co-Convenor, De Montfort University, Leicester , 07-APR-09 - 09-APR-09 [Details]
2009 International Workshop Medical liability and medical accidents compensation. From the blame game to individual rights protection in the provision of medical services,
Daly, Brenda (2009) Are no-fault systems a suitable alternative to litigation for addressing medical accident claimants' objectives?. [Conference Organising Committee Member], International Workshop Medical liability and medical accidents compensation. From the blame game to individual rights protection in the provision of medical services, Pisa , 05-JUN-09 - 06-JUN-09 [Details]
2009 Peacemaking and Peace-Building in Europe & South Asia - Research Workshop ,
Daly, Brenda & Higgins N (2009) European interventions in Aceh. [], Peacemaking and Peace-Building in Europe & South Asia - Research Workshop , Dublin City University , 26-FEB-09 - 28-FEB-09 [Details]
2009 War, Virtual War and Human Security,
Daly, Brenda (2009) Resolving war peacefully - mediation as a conflict resolution tool. [Conference Organising Committee Member], War, Virtual War and Human Security, Budapest , 30-APR-09 - 03-MAY-09 [Details]
2008 9th National Mediation Conference - Mediation: Transforming the Landscape,
Brenda Daly & Higgins, N (2008) Mediation in conflict resolution - what makes for successful peace negotiations?. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 9th National Mediation Conference - Mediation: Transforming the Landscape, Perth, Australia , 06-SEP-08 - 12-SEP-08 [Details]
2008 9th National Mediation Conference - Mediation: Transforming the Landscape,
Brenda Daly (2008) Mediation and clinical negligence: can mediation successfully address the objectives of clinical negligence claimants?. 9th National Mediation Conference - Mediation: Transforming the Landscape, Perth, Western Australia , 06-SEP-08 - 12-SEP-08 [Details]
2007 Irish Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association, 6th National Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2007) Legal matters and the perioperative environment. [], Irish Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association, 6th National Conference, Waterford , 13-OCT-07 [Details]
2007 Bolam in Action: Medical and Legal Perspectives,
Daly, Brenda (2007) Bolam in Action. [Invited Oral Presentation], Bolam in Action: Medical and Legal Perspectives, Birmingham , 23-NOV-07 [Details]
2006 3rd International Conference on Industrial Organization, Economics and Law,
Daly, Brenda (2006) Alternatives to litigation for handling claims in hospital organisations. [], 3rd International Conference on Industrial Organization, Economics and Law, Athens, Greece , 12-JUN-06 - 14-JUN-06 [Details]
2006 Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2006) Keeping Sports Out of the Courts. Arbitration and the Gaelic Athletic Association. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Socio-Legal Studies Association Annual Conference, Stirling, Scotland , 28-MAR-06 - 30-MAR-06 [Details]
2003 Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference,
Daly, Brenda (2003) Wrongful birth, wrongful conception, compensation and a Constitution. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference, Oxford , 04-SEP-03 - 06-SEP-03 [Details]

Online Article

  Year Publication
2008 http://www.medneg.com/News/NewsDetail.aspx?Month=7&Year=2006.
Brenda Daly (2008) http://www.medneg.com/News/NewsDetail.aspx?Month=7&Year=2006. Online Article [Details]
2008
Brenda Daly (2008) Online Article [Details]

Reports

  Year Publication
2005 A Review of the European Charter of Patients’ Rights: Health Care Rights and Responsibilities in Ireland.
O'Mathuna, D., Scott, A., Walsh-Daneshmandi, A., McAuley, A. and Daly, B. (2005) A Review of the European Charter of Patients’ Rights: Health Care Rights and Responsibilities in Ireland. Reports [Details]

Working Paper

  Year Publication
2010 The use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool. CIS Working Paper No 2010-8.
Daly, Brenda (2010) The use and effectiveness of mediation as a conflict resolution tool. CIS Working Paper No 2010-8. Working Paper [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
European Association of Health Law National Contact Point for Ireland 01-JAN-11 /
Irish Association of Law Teachers DCU Representative on IALT Council 01-SEP-12 /
Society of Legal Scholars 01-SEP-03 /

Modules Coordinated

  Term (ID)) Title Link Subject
2019 Employment Law LG307Employment Law
2019 Law and Dispute Resolution LG308Law and Dispute Resolution
2019 European Employment Law LG5013European Employment Law
2019 Healthcare Law and Society LG347Healthcare Law and Society

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