The following are recent filings in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Maryland, Baltimore City:
* 2401 Northpoint Inc., 10 N. Calvert St., operating a nightclub at 2401 Northpoint Blvd., Dundalk, filed for Chapter 7. Principal: Isaac Klein, president. Assets: under $50,000; liabilities: over $500,000
* Safety Floor International Inc., a flooring applications firm, 4927 Acacia Ave., Bethesda, filed for Chapter 7. Principal: Thomas V. Snyder, president. Assets: none; liabilities: over $1,000,000
* Studio 555 Inc., 8028 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, filed for Chapter 7. Principal: Ken Mayers, president. Assets: $19,832.25; liabilities: $195,442.23
* Preston Garage and Muffler Shop Inc., automotive repairs, 3629 Payne Road, Preston, filed Chapter 7. Principal: Wallace E. Hobbs III, president. Assets: $3,345.06; liabilities: $65,547.15.
The following are the most common types of filings under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code:
CHAPTER 7 -- Liquidation.
CHAPTER 11 -- Reorganization.
CHAPTER 12 -- Agriculture, Family Farm with other income.
CHAPTER 13 -- Adjustment of debts of an individual with regular income.
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