Consumer protection is legally bold in the USA already (FTC). Internet Media (broadcasters & tech companies) and the Internet in its full commercial capacity, have boosted informed consumer and voting decision making (and commerce) on every level. Protectionism here, produces sharks and minnows, while less fearful global transacting is the way forward. Provided, that we can protect our domestic businesses first and foremost.
This (position paper) examines product and responsibility, across various aspects of our lives.