These firms recently filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's local clerk of court offices.

Under Chapter 11 of the federal bankruptcy code, a company is protected from claims by creditors while it attempts to reorganize its finances under a plan approved by the court.

In a Chapter 7 liquidation, a court trustee sells assets to pay creditors' claims. The company then ceases operations.

Eastern Virginia District

Alexandria Division

The Floorworks Co. Inc. of 13496 Occoquan Rd., Woodbridge, filed for Chapter 7 liquidation last Monday. The company listed assets as zero to $50,000 and liabilities as $1 million to $10 million.

Management Resources Inc. of 10875 Main St., Fairfax, filed for Chapter 7 liquidation July 23. The company listed assets and liabilities each as $500,000 to $1 million.

Coffey's Trucking Inc. of 10816 Woodhaven Dr., Fairfax, filed for Chapter 7 liquidation July 23. The company listed assets and liabilities each as $100,000 to $500,000.

The Interbank Group Inc. of 13873 Park Center Rd., No. 300, Herndon, filed for Chapter 11 reorganization July 22. The company listed assets as $10 million to $50 million and liabilities as $1 million to $10 million.

Maryland District

Greenbelt Court

Pope's Creek LLC of 14405 Farmington Creek Rd., Accokeek, filed for Chapter 11 reorganization July 23. The company listed assets and liabilities each as $100,000 to $500,000.

Duana Hair Styles Inc. of 51 Monroe St., Suite 1407, Rockville, filed for Chapter 7 liquidation July 23. The company listed assets and liabilities each as zero to $50,000.

Intelligent Systems Inc. of 555 Quince Orchard Rd., Suite 550, Gaithersburg, filed for Chapter 11 reorganization July 22. The company listed assets as $100,000 to $500,000 and liabilities as $1 million to $10 million.

District Court

Benning Metro Apartments Inc. of 4228 Benning Rd. NE filed for Chapter 11 reorganization Tuesday. The company listed assets as $500,000 to $1 million and liabilities as $1 million to $10 million.