Gerard Dragna, a member of Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett’s trucking and transportation team, has been elected to represent the firm on the Louisiana Association of Business & Industry’s (LABI) Legal Advisory Council. The council has been formed to help LABI create judicial guidelines to set their policy priorities in the judicial branch and gather courtroom data needed to make informed advocacy decisions. Additionally, the council will be responsible for enhancing the business community’s amicus brief program.
For more than 40 years, LABI has used its credibility and influence to affect legislative change and create a pro-business climate to grow Louisiana’s economy. LABI serves its broad membership by working towards the singular goal of fostering a climate for economic growth through consistently championing the principles of the free enterprise system. The organization sets the standard for advocacy, providing policymakers with the information and perspective necessary to advance sound public policy that supports strong economic growth. LABI is proud to be Louisiana’s official state chapter for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Manufacturers. LABI represents more than 2,000 Louisiana employers, businesses of all sizes from a statewide, multi-industry perspective.