On March 31st KST, Woollim Entertainment has announced that as of March 31st, Dongwoo and Sungyeol's contracts with them are now over and that they will not be renewing. The label said:
"Hello, this is Woollim Entertainment.
First, we thank the fans who have loved and supported INFINITE. INFINITE's Dongwoo and Sungyeol, who have been with us for 11 years, will be concluding their contract with us this month. We have talked for a while about extending their contracts but we have ultimately decided not to renew.
Dongwoo and Sungyeol have been working hard as members of INFINITE since 2010. We are sincerely thankful to them for being with us for 11 years. We also thank all the fans who have shown unending support for Dongwoo and Sungyeol's activities and music and we sincerely hope the best for them.
Also, we have concluded our promotions with the leader Sunggyu on the 29th with his single 'Won't Forget You'. We sincerely thank Sunggyu for beautifully concluding the 11 years with Woollim.