BIGHIT Music publish a statement on the lawsuit brought against BTS’ malicious commenters
BIGHIT Music has issued the latest information on their suit on behalf of BTS.
On March 31st, the label released an update to fans regarding the ongoing legal action against malicious commenters who have defamed BTS. BIGHIT Music stated on Weverse:
“We’ve filed several criminal cases based on new information supplied by the public and also collected through our monitoring efforts. Our team has brought criminal cases after looking into personal attacks made on websites and social media posts that contain defamation.”
BIGHIT Music also stated that they filed a suit against a person who damaged BTS its reputation and spread false rumors on the basis of malicious intent to defame as well as obstruction to business. The perpetrator could be sentenced to up to five months in prison, or 15 million won ($12359.72 USD) fine. Another person has been sued for publishing false information regarding BTS through social networks and online communities, DC Inside, YouTube, and on the review section on a brand’s website.