In this month's newsbytes, our Intellectual Property team looks at a wide range of cases, from London Taxi Company failing to gain trademark protection, to John Lewis' Christmas advert being accused of plagiarism. 

Please see the latest updates below.

John Lewis Christmas ad accused of plagiarism

Black Cab trademark thrown out by court, paving the way for 'green' taxis

Protection for TV formats

Artificial intelligence: infringement of copyrights

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