Wine news October 15, 2014

On guarded optimism over Bordeaux 2014.

Forbes explores Sherry.

Wines and Vines looks at the impact of a California law that restricts volunteer labor.

LVMH sees wine and spirits growth stall reports The Drinks Business.

Fatal wood diseases affect 12 percent of French vineyards reports Winesearcher. Also in The Independent.

Global wine production to fall 4% reports Decanter.