Previously, I wrote about legislation introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives to protect American consumers from dangerous and defective imported products.  The statistics are very troubling.  In 2009, 83% of the recalls announced by The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) were from foreign manufacturers.  Statistics from recent prior years are similar.

Last week,

A study by The American Association for Justice shows that eighty-three percent (83%) of the recalls announced by The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) in 2009 were from foreign manufacturers.  The results for 2008 were similar.  What happens when one of these defective foreign-made products injures someone?

The recent litigation concerning defective Chinese drywall highlights