T1 has cooperated with the law firm APEX Law LLC to file a lawsuit against those who made offensive comments about Faker on social networks as well as on live streams.
T1 and APEX Law LLC, representing Faker, have filed a lawsuit against those who have made negative comments as well as extremist acts against this player under section 331 of the Criminal Act.
The announcement from the law firm APEX and T1 said:
“Today, T1 decided to hand over evidence and sue accounts from a social media community that continuously and relentlessly harassed Lee “Faker” Sanghyeok with hateful, rude words. customary. Faker himself believes that objective assessments of the performance and performance of the players are what the players need to take note of. However, unfounded criticism and personal attacks are unacceptable.
We, T1, decided to protect all members of the team against baseless attacks. Soon, early next month, we will be filing lawsuits against the coaches. And today, we filed a lawsuit against Faker.”
According to Article 311 of the Korean Penal Code, those who commit the above acts may be sentenced to imprisonment or detention for not more than 1 year, or an administrative fine of up to 2 million won (approximately 35 million VND). ).
APEX Law Co., Ltd. has collected evidence on behalf of Faker as well as filed a lawsuit against negative comments aimed at Faker, according to Article 311 of the Penal Code at 16:10 on July 19, 2022. It is expected that the law team will also submit negative comments aimed at Coach Moment early next month. T1 is actively protecting players and coaches against negative comments.