Since 1989, the Kukin Program has hosted an annual Cardozo/A.B.A. Intra-School Negotiation Competition. This competition takes place over the course of an afternoon and evening in the fall semester. The two winning teams from Cardozo's intra-school competition proceed to represent Cardozo in the ABA Regional Negotiation Competition.
Since 2011, Cardozo has sent students to compete at the University of Houston Law Center in the Jeffry S. Abrams Mediator Competition.
Beginning in 2007 Cardozo was among a select group of law schools chosen from around the world to participate in the Commercial Mediation Competition sponsored by the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris.
The Robert R. Merhige, Jr. National Environmental Negotiation Competition is held at the University of Richmond Law School in honor of the late United States District Court Judge. It is a two-day competition which involves intense negotiations, primarily addressing current issues in environmental law.
Since 2012, Cardozo has participated in the International Competition for Mediation Advocacy in Toronto, Canada hosted by Osgoode Hall Law School of York University.
Beginning in 2002 Cardozo has participated in the annual Willem C. Vis Arbitral Moot Competition in Vienna sponsored by the American Arbitration Association, the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, German Institution of Arbitration (DIS), the International Chamber of Commerce, the London Court of International Arbitration, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, and the University of Vienna Faculty of Law. The Competitions promote the study of international commercial law and arbitration for law students from around the world. Cardozo's team (a maximum of four oralists) is chosen from among the students participating in the International Commercial Arbitration Practicum.
The Cardozo/American Bar Association Intraschool Negotiation Competition
The Cyberweek eMediation Competition
The eMediation Competition is co-sponsored by Cornell University's Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution and Modria Mediation Room. It takes place during the annual Cyberweek conference, which focuses on the world of online dispute resolution and is hosted by the Werner Institute for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution at Creighton University School of Law via their web resource www.adrhub.com.