ACID (Anti Copying In Design) is a membership organisation for designers & manufacturers, with a diverse membership ranging from individuals to multinationals and spanning many industry sectors. ACID is committed to raising awareness about intellectual property theft within the creative industries and encouraging respect for intellectual property within corporate social responsibility. ACID’s powerful logo is a real symbol of deterrence, actively helping its members protect against the damage inflicted by IP infringement. The organisation is committed to fighting design theft and lobbying Parliament for design law reform. ACID’s key objectives are protection, deterrence and education, working towards a safer commercial trading framework enabling originators to fully exploit, commercialise and maximise their IP rights.