Former LOONA member Chu and Blockberry Creative are in a confrontation, and a new report has been released that the management office has submitted a petition to stop her activities. According to a report on February 1, BlockberryCreative has submitted a petition to the Korean Entertainment Management Association (CEMA) and the Korean Entertainment Producers Association (KEPA) to ban its activities as an artist.
What does BlockberryCreative say to Chuu?
BlockberryCreative reportedly cites Chu tampering with BY4M Studio, the management company rumored to have signed her after being removed from her original agency and LOONA. According to them, Chu wants to sign a new contract with BY4M in 2021, and she plans to file a complaint through the CEMA Disciplinary Mediation Ethics Committee, claiming there was a breach of her contract with BlockberryCreative. tampered with them.
Additionally, it was reported that Zhu did not appear at a hearing in the case until last week, ahead of the DMEC’s scheduled ruling. The sentence was postponed because Chu also delayed attending the disciplinary committee.
Plans for other members of BlockberryCreative
Earlier in January, Heejin, Kim Lip, Jinsoul and Choeri won a lawsuit against the company to suspend their contracts. However, according to this petition to Chuu, BlockberryCreative is reportedly planning to ban four former artists from performing arts activities as well.
The conflict between LOONA and BlockberryCreative members has been lingering for a long time as of early March 2022, with Chuu partially winning an injunction to terminate his exclusive contract with his agency, continuing his solo activities, and continuing his solo career. Part of a group activity depending on. However, it seems that the battle has just begun, with the expulsion in November 2022 and the contract cancellation of Heejin, Kim Lip, Jinsol, and Choeri. Meanwhile, LOONA members Ha Seul, Yeojin, Yves, Olivia Hye, and Go Won continue their contracts and are affiliated with the same company. Vivi and Hyunjin refrained from participating in this incident.
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