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Iron Chef Morimoto Sued Over Wage Dispute

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Is Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto jumping on the Matio Batali bandwagon? TMZ reports that the Iron Chef star is being sued by a Jose Bueno, a NY barback who alleges that he was gypped on wages and tips. Bueno says he was paid less than minimum wage and some of his tips were given to non-service employees. So, with the news that Morimoto is headed to LA, maybe this is a heads up to potential employees? Sign up for work at your own risk.
·Iron Chef' Star Sued by Wannabe Bartender [TMZ]
·Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto Headed to LA! Plans First Ever Non-Asian Concept Named Live in Hollywood [~ELA~]

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