This is a list of recent business-related bankruptcies filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The number after the filing date is the case number. A Chapter 7 petition is for liquidation of the business; Chapter 11 (or Chapter 12 for farmers or Chapter 13 for small businesses) gives protection from creditors while the business is reorganized.


TVMK Partners Inc., 420 N. 5th St., Minneapolis; filed July 18, 13-43536; Chap. 7; ­assets, $5561,880; liabilities, $1,205,069. Troy Venjohn, president.

Brian J. Stanslaski, as surety for B&B Hardwood Flooring and Mastiff Construction, and Jennifer A. Stanslaski, 5161 179th Lane, Ramsey; filed July 18, 13-43547; Chap. 7; assets, $201,235; liabilities, $287,825.


Paul Edward Stradal, formerly doing business as Central Excavating and Hegge Stradal LLC, Pine City, Minn.; filed July 16, 13-33450; Chap. 13; assets, $206,795; liabilities, $210,669.

Laura Jean Hernandez, as surety for Hernandez Faith Inc., Johnson Ventures of Minnesota Inc., Hernandez Praise Inc. and Hernandez Hope Inc., and Andrew Hernandez Jr., as surety for Hernandez Faith Inc. and Johnson Ventures of Minnesota Inc., 17319 Ipswich Way, Lakeville; filed July 17, 13-33468; Chap. 7; assets, $329,341; liabilities, $2,133,766.