Diverso Intuitu Law and Legal Definition

Diverso intuitu means with a different purpose or motive.

The following is an example of a case law referring to diverso intuitu:

Where the original consideration flows from A, not solely upon the promise of B or C, but upon the promise of both, diverso intuitu, each becomes liable to A, not upon a joint, but a several original undertaking. [D'Wolf v. Rabaud, 7 L. Ed. 227 (U.S. 1828)].