Lloyd Mayer

Notre Dame Law School

Office
3155 Eck Hall of Law
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Phone
574-631-8057
Email
lmayer@nd.edu
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Professor of Law

  • Advocacy by nonprofit organizations
  • Election law and tax law
  • Lobbying
  • Nonprofits

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Wall Street Legend Perelman’s Family Trust Tied to Mystery Loans

And one particular line jumps out at Lloyd Mayer, a professor at Notre Dame Law School who focuses on nonprofits and charities and who has read the filings. 

This Breast Cancer Charity Is the Big New ‘Scam’ in Politics

Lloyd Mayer, a nonprofit law expert at the University of Notre Dame Law School, explained why the change poses a new hurdle.

Texas has raised $54 million in private donations for its border wall plan. Almost all of it came from this one billionaire.

“It’s common to give stock that’s increased in value because they can get rid of the gains and they can deduct the donations,” said Lloyd Mayer, a professor at Notre Dame Law School.

Justices Open The Door Wider For Donor Info Law Challenges

Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer is a professor of law at the University of Notre Dame Law School. 

The Supreme Court Throws Out A State Law Requiring Nonprofits To Name Rich Donors

The court, "subtly opened the door" to challenge these laws wrote Lloyd Mayer, a law professor at Notre Dame. 

Mayo Clinic Win Could Invite More Tax Exemption Claims, 2021 Law360 159-56

Lloyd Mayer, law professor at Notre Dame's law school, said the Eighth Circuit's decision makes the definition of an educational organization more inclusive, but not as much as Mayo had asked for. 

Obamacare, LGBTQ rights, voting laws in play during Supreme Court's final month

"The nonprofits are asking the Supreme Court to make it harder for the government to require the disclosure of donor information," said Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer, an expert on campaign finance at Notre Dame Law School. 

Supreme Court poised for another historic spring

"The non profits are asking the Supreme Court to make it harder for the government to require the disclosure of donor information," said Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer, an expert on campaign finance at Notre Dame Law School. 

Supreme Court to Weigh in on State Charity Oversight (Podcast)

On this episode of our weekly podcast, Talking Tax, Bloomberg Law’s Jeff Leon talks with University of Notre Dame professor Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer about the case, Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Becerra.

U.S. Supreme Court donor privacy case could have ramifications for dark money in elections

While Congress currently requires tax-exempt charities to provide this information to the IRS, only a few states require charities to also provide this information to state officials who regulate charities, according to University of Notre Dame Law School Professor Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer, who notes that dark money in elections could also be impacted.

Survey: Nearly 1 in 3 contribute to a crowdfunding drive

Charities could broaden their reach by asking supporters to tap their networks for gifts, says Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer, a professor of nonprofit law at the University of Notre Dame Law School.