Another lawsuit was filed for a nullification of contract in the KPOP world, BAP just filed against TS Entertainment.
Six members of BAP nullified their contract from TS Entertainment according to XSport News. It was reported that last Nov. 26 they filed their case at Seoul Court.
It was disclose that the contract was favored and for the benefit only of the agency. In a span of 3 years, the boys only received an amount of 18,000,000 Krw (16,000 USd) per member.
Its an unfair treatment for the boys considering that they have released 11 albums and promoted all over the world, that even their health suffered.
However, TS Entertainment ais looking forward and confirming the matter and will their official statement soon.
Just after the news, TS Entertainment officially responded
The agency stated :
“Hello, this is TS Entertainment.
We are here to deliver our official position regarding B.A.P‘s contract nullification lawsuit that has been reported this afternoon.
All this while, TS Entertainment has tried our best to support the various activities of our artist B.A.P and strived to meet our mutual goals. And like we revealed back on October 28, all their schedules had been cancelled to give them rest as we had made the protection of our artist our priority out of mutual consideration and trust.
And while in the midst of in talks about their future activities, we learned of the sudden lawsuit through news articles.
Currently TS Entertainment is in the process of trying to figure out the details and the truth of the matter. However, we wanted to make clear that there is no such thing as a ‘slave contract’ or ‘unfair contract conditions’ in our contracts, and we have never given them unfair, one-sided treatment.
We will take steps to confirm the matter regarding this lawsuit, and respond in an official manner.
We once again convey our sorry hearts for causing concern to all who love TS Entertainment and its artists.
Watch out for more updates…