On June 28, 2010, it was officially announced that the group's leader, Kim Hyun Joong, had signed a contract with KeyEast Entertainment. Even though he is no longer signed with DSP Entertainment he is still a part of SS501.
On August 10, 2010, Park Jung Min, following Kim Hyun Joong's footsteps, officially left DSP Entertainment and joined a newly created company, CNR Media. However, like Kim Hyun Joong, he is still a part of SS501 and has never stated otherwise.
On August 28, 2010, it was officially announced that Kim Hyung Jun had left DSP Entertainment and joined another company, S-Plus Entertainment. But, like his fellow group members, he still is a part of SS501 even though he is no longer signed with DSP Entertainment.
Although, 3 of the 5 members have left DSP Entertainment, they have repeatedly said that the group has not disbanded and that they are still a group even though they have joined different companies.
As of now, fans are waiting for any news regarding the contract of Heo Yeong Saeng and Kim Kyu Jong.