The reality in the "Land of the Free" is that everyone is free to defend their own interests.
Or so it seems at times.
The one thing that no one can say about our legal system, is that it is fast.
So as a practical matter, owners need to look out for themselves until the legal system catches up.
Which in the case of these devices with the lifetime of a Mayfly, might be years after they are all recycled as junk.
"Hack is just a four letter word." - - With apologies to B. Dylan