A Court authorized the notice because you have a right to know about the Settlement of the class action lawsuit and about all of your options. The Notice explains the lawsuit, the Settlement, and your legal rights.
The Honorable Bernard A. Friedman, of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, is overseeing the case. The case is called Kokoszki v. Playboy Enterprises, Inc., Case No. 2:19-cv-10302-BAF-RSW. The person who sued is called the Plaintiff. The Defendant is Playboy Enterprises, Inc. The Final Approval Hearing was held on August 19, 2020, and the Court issued its Final Judgment approving the Settlement on the same day.