Thomson ReutersFebruary 28, 2013 10:45
* FTC probing Office Depot/OfficeMax deal, Tesoro refinery buy
* Ramirez, Obama knew each other at Harvard Law School
* No word on who will fill vacant commissioner position
By Diane Bartz
WASHINGTON, Feb 28 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama is to name Edith Ramirez, once his colleague at the Harvard Law Review, as chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, the FTC said on Thursday.