A QUO INVITO ALIQUID EXIGI POTEST

a quo invito aliquid exigi potest (ay kwoh in-vI-toh al-i-kwid ek-s[schwa]-jIpoh-test). [Latin] Scots law. From whom something may be exacted against his will. • The phrase appeared in reference to the position of a debtor under a legal obligation, as distinguished from his position under a natural, voluntary obligation.