Seoul (CNN) — Some chefs dream their whole lives of winning a Michelin star. But not Eo Yun-gwon.

The South Korean chef is reportedly suing Michelin for including his restaurant Ristorante Eo in their 2019 guide to Seoul, saying that he asked them not to.

He is taking action under a South Korean law against public insult, which is similar to American laws around libel and slander.

What’s the complaint?

On November 15, Eo announced on his Facebook page that he had lodged a public insult criminal complaint against Michelin Travel Partner in the Seoul Central District Prosecutor’s Office the same day.

“I have filed a…



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