The world of K-pop was rocked when OMEGA X, an up-and-coming boy band, announced that they had won a lawsuit against their agency SPIRE Entertainment. This legal dispute began in November 2022 when OMEGA X decided to file a lawsuit to terminate their exclusive contract with SPIRE Entertainment and initiate criminal proceedings against the agency’s chairman. The CEO of SPIRE Entertainment was heavily criticized for publicly beating participants and eventually resigned from his position at the agency following a scandal involving physical and verbal abuse of OMEGA X. On January 11, OMEGA X posted a message on Instagram about their victory and expressed their gratitude for all the support they had received. Fans congratulated the boys on their victory and praised them for staying strong in the litigation while maintaining love for their fans. With the legal dispute now behind them, the band can focus on their music and thank their supporters with outstanding performances and even better music. It is an exciting time for OMEGA X and their fans, and we can’t wait to see what the future holds for them.
On January 11 OMEGA x announced that they have won a lawsuit against their agency SPIRE Entertainment.
Read on to learn more.
OMEGA X won a lawsuit against SPIRE Entertainment and expressed gratitude in a new open letter
OMEGA X’s legal dispute with SPIRE Entertainment has ended.
On January 11 OMEGA x posted a message on Instagram about his victory over SPIRE Entertainment. They announced that their exclusive contract has been suspended and thanked everyone who helped them.
The group also added that they will thank fans with more musical content and energetic performances in the future.
See their full statement below:
“Hello, this is it OMEGA X. Today we were successful in the case we brought against our agency to void the terms of our exclusive contract. Thanks to everyone’s support and encouragement, we were able to achieve this victory. Thank you all, we appreciate your care and support so far. We truly love and appreciate you, FOR X. We promise to thank you in the future with outstanding performances and even better music. Thanks. OMEGA X ♡ Hugs”
The fans congratulated the boys on the victory. They also praised them for staying strong in the litigation while maintaining love for their fans.
“Congratulations guys! You are doing your best in the industry and for the benefit of other idols in the future. Keep up the good work, you deserve more!”
“Congratulations! We all wish the best for you and your future now. You can do it and we will always be with you!”
“We await your return. I wish you success from today. We always love and support you.
“I’m so happy! My dear boys, you’ve worked so hard. The journey continues, so please, let’s stay together FOR X and Omega X. I’m excited, I can’t wait to see everything Omega X will do.”
The row began after the former CEO, who is also the chairman’s wife, was heavily criticized for publicly beating participants.
In November 2022, OMEGA X announced that they would file a lawsuit to terminate their contract with SPIRE Entertainment, as well as initiate criminal proceedings against the agency’s chairman.
The CEO eventually resigned from his position at the agency following a scandal involving physical and verbal abuse of OMEGA X.
SPIRE Entertainment CEO implicated in OMEGA X abuse allegations
On October 23rd, the CEO of SPIRE Entertainment found himself at the center of an abuse scandal when fans posted messages on social media showing the CEO insulting OMEGA X.
On October 24, SBS News released a video showing the CEO verbally and physically abusing attendees in Los Angeles.
The video shows the executive shouting at a Jehan member who was panicking. However, the CEO continued to insult. Another video shows the executive dragging Jehan by the collar.
Watch the full video here!
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