So clearly for you it has nothing to do with what is right and what is wrong.Which one is more likely? A law firm taking on the Consumer Product Safety Commission or a local electrical contractor?
It is exactly that, even if it is true your only purpose in bringing it up is to scare and intimidate.It's really not a scare tactic.
Please post some evidence of an EC successfully being sued for not following unadopted NEC codes.It's just precautionary information for anyone that thinks the code is going to serve as personal protection against lawsuits. It will not...
Here is the real issue I have, you are a paid spokesman for an organization that's mission is to increase sales of electrical products.
As the voice for the electrical and medical imaging industries, NEMA is a pacesetting champion for safety, innovation, interoperability, environment, and market enhancement through advocacy, business information, and standards for products, systems, and technologies.
As such you have only two choices regarding forum participation if you desire to retain that job.
1) Post in support of your employers
2) Don't post at all
With those being facts I can only look at your posts as being entirely biased.