Caroline Bate Director & Founder of Hugo & Otto is a member of ACID - Anti Copying In Design
Caroline qualified in Interior Design & Decoration from KLC School of Design Chelsea, London in 2004 and has worked within design and decoration of private residential homes since then. We have worked for over 20 years with suppliers and makers of British and International Fabric Designers and Companies with historic trade accounts. We know and understand the design process. We uphold the values and guidelines of the ACID membership and of the BIID. Should we be approached by a Company claiming against us or should we find that our designs whether registered or unregistered have been infringed we will act appropriately and as prescribed by the ACID conciliatory guidelines and at all times will offer mediation.