Qui In Jus Dominiumve Alterius Succedit Jure Ejus Uti Debet Law and Legal Definition

The maxim qui in jus dominiumve alterius succedit jure ejus uti debet signifies that he who succeeds to the right or property of another should also perform his duties. It means the heir is subject to the debts of his ancestor to the extent of any property coming to his hands as such.