The chapter in the U.S. Bankruptcy Code allows a financially troubled company to reorganize rather than liquidate. Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., which listed $639 billion in assets as of its Chapter 11 filing in 2008, is the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history. Above, a Lehman Bros. employee outside the firm's London offices after the bank's collapse.
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