How to drop a nested field that has an empty value?

it's possible to drop a nested field in case the value is empty?

this is a workaround to avoid mapping issues, as other application logs are creating fields like:

log.business_information is mapped as an object. In case an event with empty value will appear, this event is lost due mapping conflict:
object mapping for [log.business_information] tried to parse field [business_information] as object, but found a concrete value"

I have not tested it but I would expect

if [log][business_information] == "" { drop {} }

to work.

Thanks for the hint.
We ended up with this configuration:

if [log][business_information] =~ /.*/ {
mutate {
rename => ["[log][business_information]", "[log][business_information_text]"]

and in second step the new field is deleted, in case it's empty.

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